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CREATORS ROOM SSFF 2004


Hiroyuki Nakao

Biography

Hiroyuki Nakao graduated from the Art Department at Nihon University, but started making films way back in junior high. His unique "live-motion" style (a mixture of live-action & animation) has been attracting attention world-wide & film festival awards recently. Hiroyuki was honored as one of the top new creators in the world @ the "New Directors Showcase" @ the 2000 Cannes International Advertisement Festival (organized by Saatchi & Saatchi). He is currently working as a director for P.I.C.S.

Works

"ZERO"
Japan Competition - SUPER DRY AWARD / Jury Award / TFS Studen Jury Award


Naoko Tajima

Biography

Naoko studied fi lm making at UCLA and the London Film School. Since then, she has shot and directed over 20 short and feature fi lms in Israel, Nepal, UK, Japan, Italy, which has been awarded in international fi lm festivals worldwide. She currently resides in Tokyo, working as a TV commercial/fi lm/music video director.

Works

"Last Captive"
Japan Competition - Jury Award


Yuki Saito

Biography

A graduate of Columbia College Hollywood, Yuki was awarded overseas fellowship by the Japanese government in 2005. His "Triangulation Point" won Jury's Special Mention Award and the Audience Award in the SSFF 2004. After returning to Japan in 2006, he worked on films including "Babel" and numerous commercials. He made his first full length film debut with the film "Re: Play-Girls" in July 2010.

Works

"Triangulation Point"
Japan Competition - Jury Special Mention / Audience Award