Date of Birth:
21 July 1910
Motoyoshi Oda created 1 movies in the Action, Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi genres.
Motoyoshi Oda got succeed with average imdb rating 6.
An English major who graduated from Waseda University, one of Japan's most prestigious, in 1935, Motoyoshi Oda was promptly accepted into the directors' program at Tokyo's P.C.L. (Photo Chemical Laboratories, a film company later incorporated into Toho Studios). He studied under director Kajiro Yamamoto, as did Akira Kurosawa, Ishiro Honda, and Senkichi Taniguchi. When the latter two trainees were drafted into Japan's war in China, Oda found his career accelerated. He was promoted to director in... Read more