Shir Toyoda

Shir Toyoda

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Shir Toyoda (Toyoda Shir, born 3 January 1906, Kyoto, Japan - 13 November 1977, Tokyo, Japan) was a Japanese film director. Born in Kyoto, Toyoda moved to Tokyo in his teens and began studying under the pioneering film director Eiz Tanaka. He joined Sh chiku's Kamata studio in 1924 and worked as an assistant director under Yasujir Shimazu. He debuted as a director in 1929 and moved to the independent Tokyo Hassei studio in 1935, where he scored a hit with Young People and gained a reputation for directing literary adaptations with a humanistic touch.show more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 95g
  • Onym Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136377667
  • 9786136377667