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Creator

Hideo Sakaki

Hideo Sakaki

Director
Date of Birth
June 4, 1970
Career
Sakaki debuted as an actor in 1995 in the movie ”This Window Is Yours” (directed by Tomoyuki Furumaya). His first commercial movie to direct was ”Grow” in 2007. After that, he has been creating works of the human drama genre. His work ”Accidental Kidnapper”, released in 2014, was part of the official selection of the Competition Section at the 26th Tokyo International Film Festival.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Movie (Live-Action) 2007 Grow
Movie (Live-Action) 2008 My Grandma
Movie (Live-Action) 2009 Accidental Kidnapper
Movie (Live-Action) 2014 Disregarded People
TV (Live-Action) 2016 Otoko meshi
Movie (Live-Action) 2017 Alley Cat
Movie (Live-Action) 2017 Kokuu (Black Rain)
Movie (Live-Action) 2018 Ikiru machi
TV (Live-Action) 2018 Mangan
TV (Live-Action) 2019 Million Joe

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
- 21st Tokyo International Film Festival Japanese Cinema Un Certain Regard Selection My Grandma
- 20th Japan Movie Critics Award Best New Director Accidental Kidnapper
- 26th Tokyo International Film Festival Competition Section Nomination Disregarded People