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Takashi Ishii

Takashi Ishii

Date of Birth
July 11, 1946
English level
Born in Sendai City. As a student of the Waseda University, Ishii was a member of the ”Film Studies Club”. In 1970, he debuted as a comic artist. His work ”Angel Guts” became a big hit and was later adapted into movies at Nikkatsu Roman Porno. He also debuted as a director with ”Angel Guts: Red Vertigo” in 1988.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Movie (Live-Action) 2015 Gonin Saga
Movie (Live-Action) 2013 Sweet Whip
Movie (Live-Action) 2013 Hello, My Dolly Girlfriend
Movie (Live-Action) 2010 A Night in Nude: Salvation
Movie (Live-Action) 2007 The Brutal Hopelessness of Love
Movie (Live-Action) 2000 Freeze Me
Movie (Live-Action) 1995 GONIN
Movie (Live-Action) 1994 Alone in the Night
Movie (Live-Action) 1993 A Night in Nude
Movie (Live-Action) 1992 Original Sin

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
- Sundance Film Festival in Tokyo '94 Grand Prix, 9th Takasaki Film Festival Best Picture Award A Night in Nude
- 33rd Thessaloniki International Film Festival Best Director Award, 10th Torino Film Festival Special Jury Award, Kinema Junpo Best Ten Screenplay Award Original Sin
- 7th Yokohama Film Festival Best Screenplay Muhan
- 7th Yokohama Film Festival Best Screenplay, 12th Osaka Cinema Festival Best Screenplay Love Hotel
- 8th Osaka Cinema Festival Best Screenplay Tenshi no Harawata: Akai Inga