Shinoda began his career with the film company Shochiku as an assistant to Yasujirō Ozu. Together with this, he was director of the company and in addition to directors such as Susumu Hani, Hiroshi Teshigahara, Koreyoshi Kurahara, Yasuzo Masumura, Nagisa Oshima, Shohei Imamura Yoshishige Yoshida and founder of the Japanese New Wave ( Noberu bagu ). From 1965 he headed the independent film production company Hyōgensha.
- Masahiro Shinoda at the Internet Movie Database (English)
- Melbourne Cinémathèque - Samurai, Assassins, Rebels & double Suicides: Masahiro Shinoda in the 1960s
- JapaneseDirectors.com - Masahiro Shinoda