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Her personality is really no longer that vital to the tale. Why have been you interested by her? KAZUO IKEHIRO 111 CD: She appears to be like within the complete first 3rd of the image, and she or he is likely one of the such a lot scary villainesses in eastern movie from that interval. the truth that she’s insane, disfigured, homicidal and a drug addict plus daughter of the shogun, good, that turns out strange, if now not stunning, for a jidai-geki photograph made within the early sixties. possibly if the image have been made in 1970 it wouldn’t have appeared unusual, yet for 1964 i believe it’s precise! let alone the opposite stunning second, the place Nemuri kills evil Naoko Kubo in chilly blood on the climax. IKEHIRO: I used the ladies characters within the movie to represent various things. for example, the princess symbolized authority. And Naoko Kubo’s personality used to be an emblem of God. simply because Nemuri had excessive emotions opposed to these issues, I used these girls to endure those symbolic acts via him; the 1st one used to be eradicated via humiliation and public publicity, the second through killing. To surprise the viewers was once the aim of leisure movies. I primarily directed B videos, software photos that have been varied from artwork motion pictures or A movies. those B software photos have been made as entertainments. It used to be intriguing to lead them to. To be sincere, the audiences have been intrigued and entertained seeing girls being murdered. CD: Hmm ... you directed one of many final motion pictures that starred Raizo Ichikawa ahead of his loss of life, fort Menagerie . IKEHIRO: The final one I did with him used to be citadel Menagerie, yet his final movie was once the following photograph he did, Gambler’s existence, directed by means of Kimiyoshi Yasuda. ahead of citadel Menagerie, Ichikawa already knew in regards to the melanoma. He was once no longer feeling in any respect good and had slightly a holiday from paintings. On fort Menagerie he wasn’t in a position to do a lot of the scuffling with, there needed to be a stand-in. After the image used to be performed he went into construction with Gambler’s lifestyles, yet he fairly used to be feeling tremendous undesirable. a bit greater than midway in the course of the photograph, he died. the rest of that movie needed to be accomplished by means of a stand-in. CD: After Raizo Ichikawa died, Hiroki Matsukata, who have been making many yakuza and jidai geki videos at Toei, was once introduced in by means of Daiei to fill the void and do a little of the images that they had covered up for Ichikawa. You directed numerous: one other Kyoshiro Nemuri movie, known as Fylfot Swordplay ; a ninkyo yakuza motion picture, criminal holiday ; and a chanbara , damaged Swords , which was once a remake of Ichikawa’s prior movie, Samurai Vendetta ( Haku Oki , 1959). are you able to describe what it used to be like operating with Matsukata instead for Ichikawa and the ambience with the staff on the studio? IKEHIRO: whilst Matsukata got here to Daiei he used to be 26 years outdated, and he was once introduced in to fill the space. however the test wasn’t very winning simply because he had one of these assorted form of character. the unique proposal in the back of criminal holiday was once to depict an highbrow gangster, yet Matsukata didn’t quite healthy that photo. In damaged Swords he outfitted the half far better, however it, too, ended up now not that profitable.