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Tuesday, May 14, 2019
One of the great Japanese actresses of the 20th century. She is best known for her leading roles in some of the country's greatest films -- the wife in 'Rashomon,' the mysterious Lady Wasaka in 'Ugetsu,' Lady Kesa in 'Gate of Hell,' Ozu's 'Floating Weeds,' and many others. AKA Yano Motoko. Via sponichi.co.jp.