Yasuo Furuhata

Yasuo Furuhata (降旗 康男, Furuhata Yasuo, 19 August 1934 – 20 May 2019) was a Japanese film director. He was a director of Toei film company and he often worked with Ken Takakura in such films as Eki and Shin Abashiri Bangaichi.[1] He won the 2000 Japan Academy Prize for Director of the Year and 31st International Film Festival of India for Poppoya.[2] He died 20 May 2019.[3]

Yasuo Furuhata
Born(1934-08-19)19 August 1934
Died20 May 2019(2019-05-20) (aged 84)
OccupationFilm director



  1. ^ "降旗 康男". kotobank. Retrieved 27 December 2020.
  2. ^ 第 23 回日本アカデミー賞優秀作品 (in Japanese). Japan Academy Prize. Archived from the original on 31 October 2014. Retrieved 16 December 2010.
  3. ^ "降旗康男監督死去 岡田准一主演「追憶」撮了後にパーキンソン病発症/デイリースポーツ online". デイリースポーツ online (in Japanese). Retrieved 24 November 2020.

External linksEdit