Public Service Announcement

The following films, by the following major/Major Japanese directors, are available from the Criterion Collection, and/or they are streaming on the Criterion channel at Hulu Plus.

Keisuke Kinoshita (1912-1998):

The Living Magoroku (1943)

The Army (1944)

Jubilation Street (1944)

Morning for the Osone Family (1946)

The Girl I Loved (1946)

Phoenix (1947)

The Portrait (1948)

Apostasy (1948)

Here’s to the Young Lady (1949)

Yotsuya Kaidan I (1949)

Yotusya Kaidan II (1949)

A Broken Drum (1949)

Wedding Ring (1950)

The Good Fairy (1951)

Boyhood (1951)

Fireworks Over the Sea (1951)

Carmen’s Innocent Love (1952)

Tragedy of Japan (1953)

The Garden of Women (1954)

Twenty-Four Eyes (1954)

You Were Like a Wild Chrysanthemum (1954)

The Tattered Wings (1955)

Farewell to Dream (1956)

The Rose on His Arm (1956)

Danger Stalks Near (1957)

The Ballad of Narayama (1958)

Farewell to Spring (1959)

Snow Flurry (1959)

Thus Another Day (1959)

The River Fuefuki (1960)

Spring Dreams (1960)

Immortal Love (1961)

Legend of a Duel to the Death (1963)

Sing, Young People! (1963)

Oh, My Son! (1979)

The Young Rebels (1980)

The Children of Nagasaki (1983)

Big Joys, Small Sorrows (1986)

Father (1988)

 

Akira Kurosawa (1910-1998):

Sanshiro Sugata (1943)

The Most Beautiful (1944)

Sanshiro Sugata, pt. 2 (1945)

The Men Who Tread on the Tiger’s Tail (1945)

No Regrets for Our Youth (1946)

One Wonderful Sunday (1947

Drunken Angel (1948)

Stray Dog (1949)

Scandal (1950)

Rashomon (1950)

The Idiot (1951)

Ikiru (1952)

Seven Samurai (1954)

I Live in Fear (1955)

The Lower Depths (1957)

Throne of Blood (1957)

The Hidden Fortress (1958)

The Bad Sleep Well (1960)

Yojimbo (1961)

Sanjuro (1962)

High and Low (1963)

Red Beard (1965)

Dodes’ka-den (1970)

Kagemusha (1980)

Ran (1985)

Madadayo (1993)

 

Kenji Mizoguchi (1898-1956):

Osaka Elegy (1936)

Sisters of the Gion (1936)

The Story of the Last Chrysanthemums (1939)

The 47 Ronin, 1 (1941)

The 47 Ronin, 2 (1942)

Utamaro and his Five Women (1946)

Women of the Night (1948)

The Life of Oharu (1952)

Ugetsu Monogatari (1953)

Sansho the Bailiff (1954)

A Story from Chikamatsu (1954)

Street of Shame (1956)

 

Mikio Naruse (1905-1969):

Flunky, Work Hard! (1931)

No Blood Relation (1932)

Apart From You (1933)

Every Night Dreams (1933)

Street Without End (1934)

Ginza Cosmetics (1951)

Yearning (1951)

Mother (1952)

Wife (1953)

The Sound of the Mountain (1954)

Late Chrysanthemums (1954)

Floating Clouds (1955)

Flowing (1956)

When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (1960)

Yearning (1964)

 

Yasujiro Ozu (1903-1963):

Days of Youth (1929)

I Graduated, But… (1929)

A Straightforward Boy (1929)

That Night’s Wife (1930)

The Lady and the Beard (1931)

Tokyo Chorus (1931)

I Was Born, But… (1932)

Passing Fancy (1933)

A Mother Should Be Loved (1934)

A Story of Floating Weeds (1934)

An Inn in Tokyo (1935)

The Only Son (1936)

The Brothers and Sisters of the Toda Family (1941)

There Was a Father (1942)

Record of a Tenement Gentleman (1947)

A Hen in the Wind (1948)

Late Spring (1949)

Early Summer (1951)

The Flavour of Green Tea Over Rice (1952)

Tokyo Story (1953)

Early Spring (1956)

Tokyo Twilight (1957)

Equinox Flower (1958)

Good Morning (1959)

Floating Weeds (1959)

Late Autumn (1960)

The End of Summer (1961)

An Autumn Afternoon (1962)

 

Kaneto Shindo (1912-2012):

The Naked Island (1960)

Onibaba (1964)

Kuroneko (1968)

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