Masaru Konuma

Masaru Konuma

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Masaru Konuma (Konuma Masaru?) is a Japanese director most famous for his Roman Porno films for Nikkatsu during the 1970s. Masaru Konuma was born in Otaru, Hokkaid, on December 30, 1937. Konuma retains no memories of his father who was a teacher. Drafted into the army after the outbreak of World War II in 1941, Konuma's father became ill with tuberculosis within a year of the start his military service, and returned home where he died. After the war, Konuma's mother remarried, and Konuma, then 15, was sent away to live in Tokyo. Konuma recalls, "In those days, there was no TV. I had no idea about Tokyo. It was as distant to me as Africa or Alaska is to kids today. I didn't want to go. I cried."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • Ord Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136365359
  • 9786136365350