WorldCat Identities

Nishikubo, Mizuho

Overview
Works: 48 works in 73 publications in 5 languages and 264 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Fantasy television programs  Animated television programs  Children's films  Juvenile works  History  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Restager , Animator , fmd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Mizuho Nishikubo
Giovanni's island( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Japanese and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true untold story of the Soviet occupation of the Kuril Islands at the end of WWII and the trials experienced by the region's tragically displaced Japanese inhabitants. In the aftermath of the most devastating conflict mankind had ever experienced, the tiny island of Shikotan became part of the Sakhalin Oblast... and on the unhealed border in this remote corner of the world, friendship among children from two different countries timidly blossomed, striving to overcome language barriers and the waves of history
Otogi zoshi : Heian arc( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the peak of the Heian era, famine and disease tear the country apart. The legendary samurai Minamoto is sent on an imperial quest to restore the world, but even his skill with the bow cannot save him from illness. His young sister is forced to take his place, and her survival in the emperor's court depends on keeping her true identity hidden. She journeys with her companions to find the magatama, and a mysterious turn of events throws them into an epic struggle
Otogi zoshi : Tokyo arc( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karma dictates that souls will be reincarnated to right the wrongs of history. Driven by a need to complete what was left unfinished, 17-year-old Hikaru is joined by the freelance writer Tsuna. They travel across modern Japan and stumble across strangely familiar personalities from a long-forgotten era in their search for Hikaru's missing brother. As past and present collide, the enigmatic, black-coated man known as Mansairaku may once again tip the scales of destiny
Otogizoshi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary samurai Minamoto is sent on an Imperial quest for an artifact that can restore the world
Giovanni no shima = île de Giovanni by Mizuho Nishikubo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1945. Après sa défaite, le peuple japonais vit dans la crainte des forces américaines. Au nord du pays, dans la minuscule île de Shikotan, la vie d'après-guerre s'organise dans la peur de l'invasion. Ce petit lot de terre, éloigné de tout, va finalement être annexé par l'armée soviétique. Commence alors une étrange cohabitation entre les familles des soldats soviétiques et les habitants de l'île que tout oppose, mais l'espoir renaît à travers l'innocence de deux enfants, Tanya et Junpei." (Source : jaquette)
Otogi zoshi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary samurai Minamoto is sent on an Imperial quest for an artifact that can restore the world
Otogi zoshi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary samurai Minamoto is sent on an Imperial quest for an artifact that can restore the world
Otogi zoshi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hikaru and her companions finally recover the last of the Magatama, but the capital is far from safe
Otogi zoshi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary samurai Minamoto is sent on an Imperial quest for an artifact that can restore the world
Otogi zoshi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary samurai Minamoto is sent on an Imperial quest for an artifact that can restore the world
Video Girl Ai( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wandering the streets after having his heart thoroughly broken, Yota Moteuchi stumbles across a video shop he'd never noticed before: Gokuraku, as in "paradise". Nervous he'll be spotted checking out the "adult" section. Yota quickly pulls a video off the shelf, one that looks promising but not too promising ... Video Girl Ai
L'île de Giovanni( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in French and Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1945 au Japon, depuis la mort de leur mère, Junpei et Kanta, deux frères, sont élevés par leur père, Tatsuo, ainsi que leur vieux grand-père et un oncle roublard. Chaque soir, Tatsuo faire lire à ses enfants un passage de «Train de nuit dans la voie lactée», de Kenji Miyazawa, qui évoque la quête du bonheur. Une philosophie qui leur est fort utile dans le Japon d'après-guerre. Bientôt, les troupes soviétiques débarquent sur leur petite île de Shikotan. Une certaine forme de résistance s'organise, malgré la perspective d'un rapatriement des populations vers le Japon. La cohabitation s'avère pourtant moins pénible que prévu, grâce à Junpei et à Tanya, une petite Russe avec laquelle il se lie d'amitié. (www.telerama.fr)
Otogi-zōshi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first 13 episodes are set in Heian-Period Japan during a time of famine and widespread disease. The imperial court orders Minamoto no Raikō to bring back the magatama jewels, which have the power to restore the well-being of the city but are now in the hands of tribes and clans who are opposed to the court. As Raikō is sick and confined to his bed, his sister Hikaru pretends to be Raikō and sets out on a journey to recover the jewels accompanied by her loyal servant Tsuna. Episodes 4 to 16 are set in contemporary times where Hikaru and Tsuna investigate strange phenomena occurring in Tokyo
Giovannis Insel( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Brüder Junpei und Kanta leben mit ihrem Vater Tatsuo und ihrem Großvater Genzô auf einer Insel im Norden Japans. Wenige Tage nach dem Ende des 2. Weltkriegs besetzt die Rote Armee die Insel, beschlagnahmt das Haus und die Familie muss in den Stall ziehen. Trotzdem freunden sich die Brüder mit der Tochter des Kommandanten, Tanya, an
Jobanni no shima( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the aftermath of the most devastating conflict mankind had ever experienced, the tiny island of Shikotan became part of the Sakhalin Oblast ... and on the unhealed border in this remote corner of the world, friendship among children from two different countries timidly blossomed, striving to overcome language barriers and the waves of history. Inspired by true events."--Written by Production I.G for IMDb
La isla de Giovanni( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en hechos reales nos cuenta cómo en las fechas posteriores al conflicto más devastador que jamás ha vivido la humanidad, la pequeña isla japonesa de Shikotan pasa a formar parte del Óblast de Sajalín de la Unión Soviética. Y en esta frontera con heridas aún abiertas en un rincón remoto del mundo, surge tímidamente la amistad entre niños de dos países diferentes, deseosos de superar las barreras lingüísticas y las olas de la historia
Sukai kurora = The sky crawlers by Mamoru Oshii( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yûichi es trasladado a su nueva base con tan sólo vagos recuerdos de su pasado y la certeza de que ha nacido para pilotar aviones de combate. Pronto llama la atención de la comandante Kusanagi, que se comporta como si llevara tiempo esperándole. Al tiempo que la relación entre ambos se estrecha, Yûichi descubriá el sabor agridulce de la vida y el amor
Otogi zoshi legend of the Magatama( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the peak of the Heian Era, famine and disease tear the country apart, deadly assassins fill the court, and wild bandits infest the countryside. The legendary samurai Minamoto is sent on an Imperial quest for an artifact that can restore the world. But his skill with the bow cannot save him from illness, and his young sister is forced to take his place. Hikaru Minamoto and her companions embark on a quest to find the Magatama to bring new life to Japan. Her survival in the emperor's court depends on one thing - she must keep her true identity hidden
Otogi zoshi enemy shores( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hikaru's quest for the Magatamas of Water and Fire leads her across the sea to cursed islands. Meanwhile, the vengeful Shuten Doji has taken the Kumaso clan and plans an attack on the capital itself! Hikaru hurries home empty handed, but the ministers of the court are not likely to believe her before it's too late!
Otogi zoshi full circle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hikaru, Sadamitsu, Kintaro, Urabe and Tsuna are caught up in a whirlpool of Karma caused centuries before by their struggles in past lives. They are now given a chance to bring balance to the mystic energies of both capitals. During the Heian Period, the scales were tipped by the enigmatic Mansairaku. Now, in modern-day Tokyo, the outcome of Hikaru's search may once again depend on the man in the black coat
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.50 (from 0.26 for Otogi-zōs ... to 0.98 for La isla de ...)

Otogizoshi Otogi-zōshi
Covers
Otogi-zōshi
Alternative Names
Mizuho Nishikubo

Mizuho Nishikubo 1953-....

Mizuho Nishikubo Japanese television director and film director

Mizuho Nishikubo Japans televisieregisseur

Nishikubo, Mizuho

Nishikubo, Mizuho 1953-

Nishikubo, Toshihiko 1953-

Toshihiko Nishikubo 1953-....

Нисикубо, Мидзухо

서구보서수 1953-

にしくぼ みずほ 1953-

ニシクボ, ミズホ

山口直樹

西久保 利彦 1953-...

西久保 瑞穂 1953-....

Languages