Hirokazu Koreeda

Director ● Screenplay Writer ● Editor


Born in Tokyo in 1962. Originally intended to be a novelist, but after graduating from Waseda University in 1987 went on to become an assistant director at T.V. Man Union. Snuck off set to film Lessons from a Calf (1991). His first feature, Maborosi (1995), based on a Teru Miyamoto novel and drawn from his own experiences while filming August Without Him (1994), won jury prizes at Venice and Chicago. The main themes of his oeuvre include memory, loss, death and the intersection of documentary and fictive narratives.

Born on: 6 June, 1962

Born in: Nerima, Tokyo, Japan

French 2019
Screenplay Writer
English 2019
Screenplay Writer
Japanese 2018
Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
Japanese 2017
Screenplay Writer
Japanese 2016
Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
Japanese 2015
Screenplay Writer
French 2019
Director
English 2019
Director
Japanese 2018
Director
Japanese 2017
Director
Japanese 2016
Director
Japanese 2015
Director
French 2019
Editor
English 2019
Editor
Japanese 2018
Editor
Japanese 2017
Editor
Japanese 2016
Editor
Japanese 2015
Editor
Japanese 2018
Executive Producer