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Masafumi Nishida

Masafumi Nishida

Date of Birth
May 22, 1975
Born in Tokyo. While studying at Gakushuin University Nishida performed in a comedy unit which was later disbanded. He made his director debut with the web movie ”Kikikomi”. He was also in charge of the composition of NHK's educational program ”Shakiin!”. Since then, he has been working as a scenario writer and director for movies, drama series etc.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Movie (Live-Action) 2021 RE-MAIN
Movie (Live-Action) 2017 The Stand-In Thief
TV (Animation) 2015 Uwabaki kukku
Movie (Live-Action) 2014 Oh Brother, Oh Sister!
TV (Live-Action) 2008/2009 Mama-san Volley de Tsukamaete
Stream (Live-Action) 2007 Kikikomi

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
- 90th The Television Drama Academy Awards Best Screenplay Award Toto Nêchan
- 39th Hochi Film Awards Best New Artist Award Oh Brother, Oh Sister!