Set in a mysterious and exotic world which still casts a potent spell today, the story begins in the years before World War II, when a Japanese child is torn from her penniless family to work as a servant in a geisha house. Despite a treacherous rival who nearly breaks her spirit, the girl blossoms into the legendary geisha Sayuri. Beautiful and accomplished, Sayuri captivates the most powerful men of her day, but is haunted by her secret love for the one man beyond her reach.
Columbia Pictures, DreamWorks Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment Present An Amblin Entertainment/Douglas Wick & Lucy Fisher Production Memoirs of a Geisha starring Ziyi Zhang, Ken Watanabe, Michelle Yeoh, Koji Yakusho, Youki Kudoh, Kaori Momoi, Tsai Chin, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Suzuka Ohgo and Gong Li. The film was directed by Rob Marshall from a screenplay by Robin Swicord based on the book by Arthur Golden. The producers are Lucy Fisher, Douglas Wick and Steven Spielberg. The executive producers are Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Patricia Whitcher and Bobby Cohen. The co-producer is John DeLuca. The director of photography is Dion Beebe, ACS, ASC. The production designer is John Myhre. The editor is Pietro Scalia, A.C.E. The costume designer is Colleen Atwood. The music is by John Williams.
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