Kiyoshi Sasabe

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Kiyoshi Sasabe
Kiyoshi Sasabe 2008.jpg
Kiyoshi Sasabe in 2008
Born (1958-01-08) January 8, 1958 (age 56)
Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi, Japan
Occupation Film director

Kiyoshi Sasabe (佐々部清 Sasabe Kiyoshi?, born January 8, 1958 in Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi) is a Japanese film director.

Career[edit]

Born in Shimonoseki, Sasabe graduated from Meiji University before attending the Yokohama Hōsō Eiga Senmon Gakuin (now the Japan Academy of Moving Images).[1] He worked as an assistant director to Yōichi Sai, Seiji Izumi, and Yasuo Furuhata before debuting as a director in 2002 with Hi wa mata noboru.[1] He received the Directors Guild of Japan New Directors Award for Chirusoku no natsu in 2003.[2] His Half a Confession won the best picture award at the 28th Japan Academy Prize.[3] He has also directed TV movies.

Selected filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Gesuto shōkai". Shimonoseki Cinema Festa. Retrieved 27 June 2011. 
  2. ^ "Nihon Eiga Kantoku Kyōkai Shinjinshō" (in Japanese). Directors Guild of Japan. Retrieved 11 December 2010. 
  3. ^ "Dai-28 Nihon Academī Shō yūshū sakuhin". Japan Academy Prize. Retrieved 27 June 2011. 

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