FILM DIRECTOR

Keisuke Kinoshita

1912 - 1998

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Keisuke Kinoshita (木下 惠介, Kinoshita Keisuke, December 5, 1912 – December 30, 1998) was a Japanese film director and screenwriter. While lesser-known internationally than contemporaries such as Akira Kurosawa, Kenji Mizoguchi and Yasujirō Ozu, he was a household figure in his home country, beloved by both critics and audiences from the 1940s to the 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Keisuke Kinoshita has received more than 83,868 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Keisuke Kinoshita is the 618th most popular film director, the 855th most popular biography from Japan and the 28th most popular Japanese Film Director.

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Among FILM DIRECTORS

Among film directors, Keisuke Kinoshita ranks 618 out of 1,580Before him are Stan Winston, Burt Kennedy, Percy Adlon, Robert Enrico, Mika Kaurismäki, and Renato Castellani. After him are Grigory Chukhray, Bruce Beresford, Zoltán Fábri, Stephen Hopkins, Alejandro Amenábar, and Henri Colpi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1912, Keisuke Kinoshita ranks 157Before him are Alfred Deller, Luiz Gonzaga, Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov, Michele Andreolo, Rudolf Vytlačil, and Alfred Schwarzmann. After him are Walter Sisulu, Carvalho Leite, Fritz Klingenberg, Martin Schwarzschild, Teddy Wilson, and István Örkény. Among people deceased in 1998, Keisuke Kinoshita ranks 116Before him are Joan Brossa, Joan Hickson, John Chadwick, Yuri Artyukhin, Gene Autry, and Samuel Eilenberg. After him are Bertil Nordahl, Hide, Julio César Britos, Qian Zhongshu, Haroun Tazieff, and Jorge Pacheco Areco.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Keisuke Kinoshita ranks 855 out of 5,560Before him are Ryōtarō Shiba (1923), Toshi Ichiyanagi (1933), Nobuko Yoshiya (1896), Kunimitsu Takahashi (1940), Ashikaga Yoshikazu (1407), and Seki Matsunaga (1928). After him are Hiroshi Amano (1960), Morihiro Saito (1928), Aritatsu Ogi (1942), Tōson Shimazaki (1872), Machiko Hasegawa (1920), and Shunryū Suzuki (1904).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Japan

Among film directors born in Japan, Keisuke Kinoshita ranks 28Before him are Hiroshi Inagaki (1905), Seijun Suzuki (1923), Takashi Miike (1960), Hiroshi Teshigahara (1927), Kiyoshi Kurosawa (1955), and Osamu Dezaki (1943). After him are Gorō Miyazaki (1967), Yoshiaki Kawajiri (1950), Mamoru Hosoda (1967), Shinobu Hashimoto (1918), Tadashi Imai (1912), and Yasushi Akimoto (1958).

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