Ishirō Honda, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Ishirō Honda

Japanese film director

Date of Birth: 07-May-1911

Place of Birth: Yamagata, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan

Date of Death: 28-Feb-1993

Profession: screenwriter, impresario, film director

Nationality: Japan

Zodiac Sign: Taurus


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About Ishirō Honda

  • Ishiro Honda (?????, Honda Ishiro, 7 May 1911 – 28 February 1993), sometimes miscredited in foreign releases as "Inoshiro Honda", was a Japanese film director and screenwriter.
  • He is best known for his kaiju and tokusatsu films, including several entries in the Godzilla franchise, but also worked extensively in the documentary and war genres earlier in his career.
  • Honda was also a lifelong friend and collaborator of Akira Kurosawa, and worked with Kurosawa extensively during the 1980s and 1990s.

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