Date of Birth: 3 July 1930, Mito, Japan
Date of Death: 12 January 2003, Tokyo, Japan (prostate cancer)
Short Biography: Kinji Fukasaku was born on July 3, 1930 in Mito, Japan. He was a director and writer, known for Battle Royale (2000), Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) and Day of Resurrection (1980). He was married to Sanae Nakahara. He died on January 12, 2003 in Tokyo, Japan.