A Geisha 1953

Kenji Mizoguchi

In the post-war, the sixteen year-old teenager Eiko seeks out the geisha Miyoharu in the district of Gion, in Kyoto asking her to be a "maiko" (apprentice of geisha). Eiko explains that her...

Runtime: 1 hour and 25 minutes

 

Credits

Cast

  • Teruko Omi Hachie
  • Emiko Yanagi Kaname
  • Noriko Ueda Apprentice geisha #2
  • Haruo Tanaka Ogawa
  • Kimiko Tachibana Kikuharu
  • Ichirô Sugai Saeki
  • Eitarô Shindô Sawamoto
  • Chieko Naniwa Okimi
  • Kikue Môri Domestic arts teacher
  • Tokiko Mita Apprentice geisha #1
  • Ryusuke Maki
  • Kazuko Maeda Maid
  • Kanji Koshiba Kanzaki
  • Midori Komatsu Oume
  • Keiko Kobayashi
  • Kanae Kobayashi Hairdresser
  • Sumao Ishihara Kokichi
  • Kyôko Hisamatsu Young girl
  • Saburo Date Imanishi
  • Seizaburô Kawazu Kusuda
  • Ayako Wakao Eiko
  • Michiyo Kogure Miyoharu

Writers

  • Matsutarô Kawaguchi
  • Matsutarô Kawaguchi
  • Yoshikata Yoda

Producers

  • Hisakazu Tsuji