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Bantsuma: The Life of Tsumasaburo Bando

Bantsuma: Bando Tsumasaburo no Shogai

Directed by Shunsui Matsuda
Japan, 1980
Documentary, Biography

Synopsis

Documentary examining the life and career of Tsumasaburo Bando, known as Bantsuma, who starred in Japanese films from 1923-1953, often in Samurai roles. Contains footage from many of his films, including silent ones.

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Bantsuma: The Life of Tsumasaburo Bando Directed by Shunsui Matsuda