The birthplace of Ozu Yasujiro (historical site)
Place of great master, Director Yasujiro Ozu birth of Japanese movie
Yasujiro Ozu was born on Dec. 12, 1903 in present-day Fukagawa 1-chome. He was employed by Shochiku and debuted as a movie director with Zange-no Yaiba. His masterpiece is Tokyo Monogatari. He passed away on Dec. 12, 1963 just as he turned 60. He created many works based on Koto-ku, such as Tokyo-no Yado and Hitori Musuko.
|Address||1-8-10 Fukagawa, Koto-ku|
|Access||Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Monzen-Nakacho Station" Exit 6 5-minute walk|