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Shinichiro Ueda

Shinichiro Ueda

Date of Birth
April 7, 1984
In 2009, Ueda founded the film production group PANPOKOPINA which was later in 2019 incorporated as PANPOCOPINA Co., Ltd.. He made his commercial film debut with the omnibus movie ”Neko bun no 4” where he was the director and scriptwriter of the segment ”Neko manma”. His movie ”One Cut of the Dead” (2018) became a smash hit.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Movie (Live-Action) 2015 Neko bun no 4
Movie (Live-Action) 2017 One Cut of the Dead
Movie (Live-Action) 2016 Napolitan
Movie (Live-Action) 2015 Take 8
Movie (Live-Action) 2018 Tamae no super harawata
Movie (Live-Action) 2011 Koisuru Shosetsuka
Movie (Live-Action) 2017 Short Trial Project 2018 Hetakuso de jouzuna e
Movie (Live-Action) 2019 Aesop's Game
Movie (Live-Action) 2019 Special Actors
Movie (Live-Action) 2022 Popuran

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
- Austin Fantastic Fest 2018 Horror Section Best Director, 10th TAMA Movie Awards Special Award, 23rd Kaneto Shindo Award Producer Award 9th Location Japan Grand Prix Director Award 2019 Élan d'or Award Producer Award (Tomoyuki Tanaka Gold Award) Incentive award 28th Tokyo Sports Film Award Best Director 38th Fujimoto Award Newcomer Prize One Cut of the Dead
- 73rd Mainichi Film Awards Best Director One Cut of the Dead
- 42nd Japan Academy Prize Director of the Year nomination One Cut of the Dead
- 59th Directors Guild of Japan New Directors Award One Cut of the Dead
- 23rd Japan Internet Movie Awards Best Japanese Movie Director Award One Cut of the Dead