Yojiro Takita

Biography

Yōjirō Takita (滝田 洋二郎 Takita Yōjirō, born December 4, 1955) is a Japanese filmmaker.

His 2008 film Departures (おくりびと Okuribito) won the Best Foreign Language Film at the U.S. 81st Academy Awards, in an upset over the Israeli Animated documentary, Waltz with Bashir. He also won...

11 titles Directing Writing

7.1

The Last Recipe ラストレシピ ~麒麟の舌の記憶~

2017 · Director

6.5

Sakura Guardian in the North 北の桜守

2017 · Director

6.9

Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer 天地明察

2012 · Director

6.3

Sanpei the Fisher Boy 釣りキチ三平

2009 · Director

8.1

Departures おくりびと

2008 · Director

6.3

The Battery バッテリー

2007 · Director

5.9

Ashura 阿修羅城の瞳

2005 · Director

6.4

Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master II 陰陽師II

2003 · Director

7.6

When the Last Sword Is Drawn 壬生義士伝

2003 · Director

6.3

Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master 陰陽師I

2001 · Director

6.9

Himitsu 秘密

1999 · Director

6.5

The Exam お受験

1999 · Director

6.3

The City That Never Sleeps: Shinjuku Shark 眠らない街 新宿鮫

1993 · Director

6.8

Let's Go to the Hospital 病院へ行こう

1990 · Director

6.9

The Yen Family 木村家の人びと

1988 · Director

6.0

The Half Moon 愛しのハーフ・ムーン

1987 · Director

7.1

No More Comics! コミック雑誌なんかいらない!

1986 · Director

5.9

Time Adventure: 5 Seconds Til Climax Taimu abanchûru: Zecchô 5-byô mae

1986 · Director

The Mania: Body Pleasure Experiment ザ・マニア 快感生体実験

1986 · Director

4.8

Molester Commuter Bus 痴漢通勤バス

1985 · Director

5.2

High Noon Ripper 真昼の切り裂き魔

1984 · Director

6.0

Groper Train: Wedding Capriccio 痴漢電車 ちんちん発車

1984 · Director

5.7

The Groper Train: Search for the Black Pearl 痴漢電車 下着検札

1984 · Director

5.3

Molester Train: Ninja Time Slip 痴漢電車 極秘本番

1984 · Director

1 titles Directing Writing

6.9

Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer 天地明察

2012 · Screenplay