Jitsuko Yoshimura

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Jitsuko Yoshimura (吉村実子 Yoshimura Jitsuko?, born 18 April 1943) is a Japanese actress.[1] She was discovered by Shohei Imamura as a newcomer and cast in the film Pigs and Battleships.[2] She went on to appear in The Insect Woman and Onibaba. She retired from acting in 1970, but returned in 1980 and continues to work to this day.

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Year Title Type Role
1961 Pigs and Battleships Film
1963 The Insect Woman Film Nobuko
1964 Onibaba Film Younger woman
1970 Dodes'ka-den Film Yoshie Kawaguchi
2005 Aibō season 3, episode 11 TV Sachiko Sakai

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yoshimura Jitsuko". Nihon jinmei daijiten+Plus (in Japanese). Kōdansha. Retrieved 3 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Imamura, Shōhei (2004). Eiga wa kyōki no tabi de aru. Nihon Keizai Shinbunsha. ISBN 978-4-532-16471-3. 

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