Setsuko Hara is a Japanese actress who used to appear in the films of Akira Kurosawa, Yasujiro Ozu, Mikio Naruse and so on. She is called "Eternal Virgin" in Japan and was a simbol of Japanese film`s golden era of the 1950s. I would like to introduce her career and Japanese films.

Update imformation
"Golden era and a hardship"(1952-56) at Something about Setsuko


Profile of Setsuko Hara
Something about Setsuko

with Yasujiro Ozu
With Akira Kurosawa
With Mikio Naruse

A little note about Mikio Naruse
Long Essay: Analysis of Akira Kurosawa`s "Idiot"


[Links related to Setsuko Hara]

IMDb Filmography + video list
Yahoo shopping
Biography + video list video list video list video list for french+England

Ozu's homepage
Ozu's film`s analysis
Kurosawa`s film`s poster and discription
"Idiot" and "No regrets for our youth"
Sound of the mountain
analysis of Naruse's "Sound of the Mountain"
Donald Ritchie's comment about Setsuko Hara
French HP about Setsuko Hara

If you have any question about this actress or Japanese cinema, feel free to ask any question!!f

Write a mail to me!!

Go to my Japanese main HP (トップページへ戻る)

All rights reserved. Corin © 2003