How Nagisa Oshima Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Nagisa Oshima reached the respectable age of 80 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous screenwriter.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Director and screenwriter who received widespread recognition for In the Realm of the Senses and Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence.

He created the film Cruel Story of Youth after graduating from Kyoto University in Japan.

He received the Best Director Award at the Cannes Film Festival in 1978.

He married Akiko Koyama in 1960.

His 1983 film, Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence, starred rocker David Bowie.

How did Nagisa Oshima die?

Nagisa Oshima's death was caused by Pneumonia.

Ōshima died on January 15, 2013, of pneumonia. He was 80.
Information about the death of Nagisa Oshima
Cause of deathPneumonia
Age of death80 years
BirthdayMarch 31, 1932
Death dateJanuary 15, 2013
Place of deathFujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan
Place of burialN/A