Tatsuya Kimura

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Tatsuya Kimura
Born 木村 立哉
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
Occupation Film producer, Critic and Music Producer

Tatsuya Kimura (木村 立哉?, Kimura Tatsuya, born 1964 in Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan) is a Japanese film producer and a critic, and also as known as Hockney Katsushika (葛飾 ホックニー?, Katsushika Hockney), a music producer.[1]


Tatsuya Kimura was born in 1964 in Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. Debuted as a critic in his high school days. He graduated Waseda University in Tokyo in 1987.[1]

In 1993, he joined in and wrote for Cahiers du cinéma Japon with Shinji Aoyama, Kiyoshi Kurosawa and Makoto Shinozaki.[2] During 2003 - 2007, he nominated newcomers for Kido Award and found new scenarists, Ryo Wada, Tomonori Ozaki and Sachiko Tanaka (later, a writer for Kiyoshi Kurosawa's Tokyo Sonata).[1] He worked for The 49th Asia Pacific Film Festival as a director in 2004.[1] In December 2005, Jury for The 9th Scenario Award in Hakodate Port Illumination Film Festival 2005, with Yoichi Sai, George Iida and Hiroshi Aramata.[3] In February 2006, he acted with his friends and artists like Ay-O, Genpei Akasegawa and Ryuichi Sakamoto in Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo for the first event in the world for Nam June Paik's death.[1][4]

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