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Heinosuke Gosho

Heinosuke Gosho
Born (1902-01-24)January 24, 1902
Died May 1, 1981(1981-05-01) (aged 79)
Occupation Film director

Heinosuke Gosho (五所 平之助 Gosho Heinosuke?, 24 January 1902 – 1 May 1981) was a Japanese film director who directed Japan's first talkie, The Neighbor's Wife and Mine, in 1931. He once served as president of the Directors Guild of Japan.[1]

Selected filmographyEdit


  1. ^ "Nihon eiga kantoku kyōkai nenpyō" (in Japanese). Nihon eiga kantoku kyōkai. Retrieved 17 August 2010. 


  • Nolletti, Arthur (2005). The Cinema of Gosho Heinosuke: Laughter through Tears. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. ISBN 0-253-34484-0

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