Emperor (2012)

After the war was won, the battle for peace began.

  • Genre: Drama, History, War
  • Release Date: 2012-09-14
  • User Rating: 6.1/10 from 214 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 45min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Fellers Film
  • Production Country: Japan, United States of America
  • Director:
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As the Japanese surrender at the end of WWII, Gen. Fellers is tasked with deciding if Emperor Hirohito will be hanged as a war criminal. Influencing his ruling is his quest to find Aya, an exchange student he met years earlier in the U.S.

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    Art Grant Major Production Design
    Costume & Make-Up Ngila Dickson Costume Design
    Production Jane Jenkins Casting
    Camera Stuart Dryburgh Director of Photography
    Production Gary Foster Producer
    Directing Peter Webber Director
    Sound Alex Heffes Original Music Composer
    Writing David Klass Screenplay
    Lighting John Enright Rigging Gaffer
    Lighting Sean O'Neill Gaffer
    Production Russ Krasnoff Producer
    Art Jill Cormack Art Direction
    Crew Troy Hannett Scenic Artist
    Crew Wade Hannett Scenic Artist
    Crew Allan Poppleton Stunt Coordinator
    Camera Ulric Raymond Camera Operator
    Costume & Make-Up Jenny Rushton Costume Supervisor
    Writing Vera Blasi Screenplay
    Production Yōko Narahashi Producer
    Production Yōko Narahashi Casting
    Production Eugene Nomura Producer
    Sound Tim Prebble Sound Designer
    Costume & Make-Up Nicky Barron Set Costumer
    Sound Lora Hirschberg Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound John Simpson Foley
    Sound Matthew Lambourn Sound Effects Editor
    Art Nick Connor Set Designer
    Crew Matt Cornelius Property Master
    Camera Kirsty Griffin Still Photographer
    Visual Effects Ineke Majoor Visual Effects Producer
    Production Tina Cleary Casting
    Sound Gilbert Lake Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Nigel Scott Music Editor
    Directing Kristin Witcombe Script Supervisor
    Art Daniel Birt Set Decoration
    Costume & Make-Up Hayley Atherton Hairstylist
    Costume & Make-Up Claire Rutledge Hairstylist
    Production Simon Ambridge Production Manager
    Art Sam Storey Assistant Art Director
    Art Todd Smythe Construction Coordinator
    Art Helen Strevens Set Designer
    Crew Jim Petrak Sound Recordist
    Crew Nicolas Williams Sound Recordist
    Visual Effects Paul Glubb Visual Effects Producer
    Visual Effects Julian Dimsey Visual Effects Supervisor
    Editing Peter Skarratt First Assistant Editor
    Crew Linda Musson Transportation Coordinator
    Crew Alyx Duncan Choreographer
    Crew Diana Goulding Unit Publicist
    Production Mike Holloway Location Manager
    Visual Effects Shane Hall Animation
    Sound Toby Lloyd Sound Recordist