Izo Hashimoto

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Izo Hashimoto
Born (1954-02-21) February 21, 1954 (age 64)
Shimane Prefecture, Japan
Occupation Film director, screenwriter

Izo Hashimoto (橋本 以蔵, Hashimoto Izō, born February 21, 1954 in Shimane Prefecture) is a Japanese screenwriter and film director.[1]

Biography[edit]

In 1984, Hashimoto made his directorial debut with the independent film Pasokon Wars Isami, after which he began writing for television with the hit drama series Sukeban Deka.[2]

He co-wrote the screenplays for Katsuhiro Otomo's Akira and Shinji Aoyama's EM Embalming.[3][4]

Filmography[edit]

As director[edit]

  • Meimon Takonishi Oendan (1987)
  • CF Girl (1989)
  • Lucky Sky Diamond (1990)
  • Evil Dead Trap 2 (1992)
  • Driving High (1993)
  • Puru-puru: Tenshi Teki Kyujitsu (1993)
  • Teito Monogatari Gaiden (1995)
  • Kagerō 2 (1996)

As screenwriter[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jiko Seiritsu". Directors Guild of Japan (in Japanese). 
  2. ^ "Eiga "Shamo" Kōkai!!". Forest Plus (in Japanese). Kinokuniya. Archived from the original on 30 May 2009. Retrieved 20 December 2012. 
  3. ^ Robinson, Tasha (19 April 2002). "Akira - DVD - HomeVideo Review - The A.V. Club". The A.V. Club. Onion, Inc. 
  4. ^ Chyn, Stina (20 October 2005). "Film Threat - Film Phonics: "em Embalming"". Film Threat. Hamster Stampede LLC. 

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