Sansho the Bailiff 1954

Kenji Mizoguchi

In mediaeval Japan a compassionate governor is sent into exile. His wife and children try to join him, but are separated, and the children grow up amid suffering and oppression.

Runtime: 2 hours and 4 minutes

 

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Cast

  • Sachiko Sôma Sugano
  • Akira Shiga Farmer #2
  • Shiro Ozaki Farmer #3
  • Tokio Oki Harbour's man
  • Kazuko Maeda
  • Keiko Koyanagi
  • Midori Komatsu Harbour's lady
  • Eiji Ishikura Farmer #1
  • Sachio Horikita
  • Naoki Fujima
  • Kinuyo Tanaka Tamaki
  • Yoshiaki Hanayagi Zushiô
  • Kyôko Kagawa Anju
  • Eitarô Shindô Sanshô dayû
  • Akitake Kôno Taro
  • Masao Shimizu Masauji Taira
  • Ken Mitsuda Prime Minister Fujiwara
  • Kazukimi Okuni Norimura
  • Yôko Kosono Kohagi
  • Kimiko Tachibana Namiji
  • Ichirô Sugai Minister of Justice
  • Teruko Omi Nakagimi
  • Masahiko Kato Young Zushio
  • Keiko Enami Young Anju
  • Bontarô Akemi Kichiji
  • Chieko Naniwa Ubatake
  • Kikue Môri Priestess
  • Ryosuke Kagawa Ritsushi Kumotake
  • Kanji Koshiba Kaikudo Naito
  • Shinobu Araki Sadaya
  • Reiko Kongo Shiono
  • Shozo Nanbu Masasue Taira
  • Ryonosuke Azuma Landlord
  • Saburo Date Kimpei
  • Sumao Ishihara Yakko
  • Ichirô Amano Guard
  • Yukio Horikita Jiro
  • Hachiro Okuni Saburo Miyazaki
  • Jun Fujikawa Kanamaru
  • Akiyoshi Kikuno Guard
  • Soji Shibata Sado Man
  • Akira Shimizu Slave Trader
  • Goro Nakanishi Guard

Writers

  • Yoshikata Yoda
  • Fuji Yahiro
  • Ogai Mori

Producers

  • Masaichi Nagata