Susumu Hani

Active - 1961 - 1980  |   Genres - Drama

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Biography by Sandra Brennan

Japanese filmmaker Susumu Hani was a founder of Iwanami Productions and through the early '50s the one-time journalist made numerous high-quality short and medium-length documentaries. His series on children, including Children Who Draw (1956) earned Hani international recognition. He began directing feature films in the early 1960s, but returned to documentaries a decade later. The latter documentaries appeared on television.

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