|Alma mater||Parsons The New School for Design (BFA)|
Netherlands Institute for Animated Film
|Occupation||Director, producer, writer, editor, visual effects supervisor|
|Years active||2003 - present|
Ru Kuwahata is a Japanese animator and filmmaker, best known for her stop-motion film, Negative Space for which she received critical acclaim and was co-nominated for an Academy Award nomination for Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film with co-director and husband Max Porter.
- 2017: Negative Space (Short)
- 2016: Perfect Houseguest (Short)
- 2014: Between Times (Short)
- 2010: Something Left, Something Taken (Short)
Awards and nominations
- Nominated: Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film
- "Oscars 2018: The list of nominees in full". BBC News. 23 January 2018. Retrieved 23 January 2018.