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Kei Uehara

Kei Uehara

Date of Birth
August 21, 1974
Specializing in the planning and direction of commercials, music videos, and on-air promotions (OAPs), Uehara received ten awards for "KA・TA・O・RI・HA" in 2019, both in Japan and internationally. He also directed the opening movie for the Netflix series "Sanctuary," which has gained attention alongside the popularity of the main drama. Visit the official website: https://koo-ki.co/directors/kei-uehara/

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Stream (Live-Action) 2023 The Netflix Series “Sanctuary” Opening Movie/title back
TV (Live-Action) 2022 Mister Donut/“Sakura Mochitto Donut s” TV Ads
TV (Live-Action) 2022 Rakuten Mobile, Inc./“Lowest price” TV Ads
TV (Live-Action) 2022 Kaneka/“Q10 yogurt” TV Ads
Stream (Live-Action) 2018 AKB48 ”Teacher Teacher” MV
Stream (Live-Action) 2018 20th Century Fox Movie ”Greatest Showman” PR Movie
Stream (Live-Action) 2018 Hakataori 777th anniversary movie "KA・TA・O・RI・HA"
Stream (Live-Action) 2018 Yakult 400LT "Chonai Revolution 21 ~Matsuzaka Tori no cho ii kanij~" part WEB CM
Stream (Live-Action) 2017 TOYOTA PHV "driving the piano" PV
Stream (Live-Action) 2013 TOKYO2020 「Tomorrow begins」 PR Movie

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
2019~2020 FUKUOKA AD ASSOCIATION PRIZE for Web Movie [Gold]、 TOP SHORTS [Best Microfilm]、 TOP SHORTS [Best Commercial]、 SHORT to the Point [BEST MINI SHORT]、 rolling idears [WINNER]、 Moondance International Film Festival [SHORT FILM WINNERS]、 London International Awards (2019) [FINALIST]、 Telly Awards 2020/Craft:Directing [ Gold]、 Telly Awards 2020 /General:Fashion&Lifestyle [ Gold]、 Telly Awards 2020/General:Branding [ Silver] KA・TA・O・RI・HA
2013 KADC Award 2013 [K-ADC member award] Tokyo 2020 International Promotion Film [Tomorrow Begins]
2014 KADC Award 2014 [Nomination] Satsuma Shuzo Kan no Ko Light
2003 The Asian Television Technical & Creative Awards 2003 [Best Art Direction] ASIA ENGINEER ”Jiyuu ni aruite aishite” MV