DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Nobuhiko Obayashi has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 10, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
It is with an incredibly heavy heart that I share the unfortunate news that Nobuhiko Obayashi, director of House (1977) has passed away.
The man had an incredibly creative eye. He created striking images forever burned into my mind.
Rest in Peace. pic.twitter.com/rLJ1j1pUrS
Filmmaker Nobuhiko Obayashi has died at age 82 following a long battle with lung cancer. He’s notorious in cult circles for his gleefully unhinged debut HAUSU, but he had a prolific career stretching decades. SCHOOL IN THE CROSSHAIRS, for one, exemplifies his unpredictable style. pic.twitter.com/11oN2imDim
— Little White Lies (@LWLies) April 10, 2020
Today we remember Nobuhiko Obayashi, director of Hausu, Labyrinth of Cinema, and The Little Girl Who Conquered Time amongst many others in a diverse and prolific career.
1932-2020, rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/9A6UB8eZEK
— A Fistful of Film (@afistfuloffilm) April 10, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.