Famous Directors Visit Japan

Famous non-Japanese filmmakers who made one film set in Japan. Surprisingly common.

Directors Visit China

Suggestions welcome.

  • Hiroshima Mon Amour
  • Enter the Void
  • Sans Soleil
  • Lost in Translation
  • Like Someone in Love
  • Isle of Dogs
  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters
  • Silence
  • The Sea of Trees
  • The Sun
  • Manhunt
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1
  • Tokyo!
  • Letters from Iwo Jima
  • Family Romance, LLC
  • The Yakuza
  • Tokyo-Ga
  • The Wolverine
  • Babel
  • Black Rain
  • House of Bamboo
  • Anatahan
  • Hell in the Pacific
  • Memoirs of a Geisha
  • The Last Samurai
  • Sayonara
  • You Only Live Twice
  • La moglie giapponese
  • Café Lumière
  • Samurai Marathon