Sadamasa Arikawa

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Sadamasa Arikawa
Arikawa on the set of Ebirah, Horror of the Deep
Born June 17, 1925
Tokyo, Japan
Died September 22, 2005
Occupation Special effects cinematographer,
director of special effects
First work Eagle of the Pacific (1953)
Notable work Godzilla (1954)

Sadamasa Arikawa (有川 貞昌,   Arikawa Sadamasa), often erroneously billed as Teisho Arikawa, was a Japanese special effects cinematographer and director. A protégé of Eiji Tsuburaya, he worked on nearly every Toho science-fiction film from 1954 to 1968, with the exception of King Kong Escapes.

Selected filmography

Assistant special effects cinematographer

Special effects cinematographer

Director of special effects


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  1. 1.0 1.1 Eiji Tsuburaya: Master of Monsters (Hardcover). Chronicle Books. p. 145, 169. 2007]. ISBN: 978-0811860789.