( she actually died on september 5th, but for unknown reasons, the public announcement was not made until last week. her signature character type, variations on a daughter devoted to her parents and home, inspired the nickname that stayed with her until retirement: the eternal virgin. film la surprise de noel. hara setsuko was born aida masae on j, in yokohama.
setsuko hara, actress: banshun. contents 1 early career 2 postwar career 3 later years 4 selected filmography 5 references ) she was, quite simply, one of the finest actors of the 20th century. carlos bardem. when someone asks her,. though best known for her performances in yasujirō ozu ' s films late springand tokyo story ( 1953), she had already appeared in 67 films before working with ozu. contents 1 early career 2 postwar career 3 later years 4 selected filmography 5 references. mini bio ( 1) setsuko hara became one of japan' s best- loved stars over her 30- year film career. she was the youngest of seven children.
her father was a silk wholesaler and the family was financially comfortable until the 1929. animalw. in tokyo story, she is a widowed daughter- in- law ( again with no desire to remarry) whose affection for her husband’ s parents is greater than that of their own children. the news of setsuko hara’ s death at the age of 95 is jolting and sad. setsuko hara ( 原 節子, hara setsuko, 17 june 1920 – 5 september ) was a japanese actress. fabian wolfrom. to some extent, reality mirrored her roles in these films. setsuko hara became one of japan' s best- loved setsuko hara stars over her 30- year film career. ozu was an incomparable master.