Ru Kuwahata

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Ru Kuwahata
Alma materParsons The New School for Design (BFA)
Netherlands Institute for Animated Film
OccupationDirector, producer, writer, editor, visual effects supervisor
Years active2003 - 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.[1]


  • 2017: Negative Space (Short)
  • 2016: Perfect Houseguest (Short)
  • 2014: Between Times (Short)
  • 2010: Something Left, Something Taken (Short)

Awards and nominations[edit]


  1. ^ "Oscars 2018: The list of nominees in full". BBC News. 23 January 2018. Retrieved 23 January 2018.

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