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Memoirs of a geisha (2005) - the heart dies a slow death scene (910). maiko or geisha painting her face - the full film - duration 3303. Born chiyo sakamoto, sayuri nitta is the main protagonist in memoirs of a geisha. She recounts her story of how she became one of the most famous geisha in japan during world war ii. The real geisha in writing his bestselling novel, memoirs of a geisha, soon to be made into a spielberg film, arthur golden drew heavily on the memories of one woman. However, a real geisha, named mineko iwasaki, sued the author of the book because of defamation. Surprisingly, not the plot, but some characters in the book resembled some of the real characters in mineko iwasakis life that she shared with the author in a private conversation. The fictional character sayuri was inspired by the real geisha named mineko iwasaki. Below i have attached a photo of her, she is the one in the orange kimono. In japanese culture, the family name goes before the given name. Americans would know our protagonist as a young girl as chiyo sakamoto, and as a geisha as sayuri nitta.