The birthplace of Ozu Yasujiro (historical site)

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
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Access Toei Oedo Line, Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Monzen-Nakacho Station" Exit 6 5-minute walk

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