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The Haunted Samurai


Directed by Yasuo Furuhata
Japan, 2007


Low-ranking samurai Hikoshiro Bessho (Tsumabuki Satoshi) is hardworking, educated, and skilled in swordfighting, but as a second son, he gets nothing. He marries into another samurai family, but jealous relatives conspire to have him kicked out of the household.

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The Haunted Samurai Directed by Yasuo Furuhata

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

2008 | 3 nominations including: Best Cinematography