Daisuke Miyazaki

Daisuke Miyazaki

Japan

Biography

Daisuke Miyazaki was born in 1980 in Yokohama, Japan. He started working in the industry as a production designer assistant in Leos Carax’s film MERDE (2008). After that, he started working as an assistant director. He worked for international known directors such as Kiyoshi Kurosawa and Kunitoshi Manda. In 2011, he made his first feature film, END OF THE NIGHT. This film was selected for numerous international film festivals and won the Special Mention Prize at the Toronto Shindesai Cinema Festival. After being selected as the "7 Japanese Independent Film Directors You Must Check Out" by Raindance Film Festival in 2013, Miyazaki was selected for the Berlinale Talents. His recent second feature film YAMATO (CALIFORNIA) was screened at more than 15 international film festivals and got a raved by internationally known medias such as New York Times and Variety, Hollywood Reporter. TOURISM is his third feature film, selected at BIFAN IFF.

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