Hitoshi Yazaki Age, Birthday, Biography, Wiki, Movies & More

Hitoshi Yazaki (born November 11,1956) is a Japanese director and writer.

He studied directing at Nihon University. Before he started to direct, he worked with Nagasaki Shunichi and Ishii Sogo. His feature film Kazetachi no gogo/Afternoon Breezes (1980) was screened with great success at the film festivals in Edinburgh and Montreal and at the New York Gay Film Festival. He also had a lot of success with March Comes in Like a Lion.

Hitoshi Yazaki

Hitoshi Yazaki Biography / Wiki

Name Hitoshi Yazaki
Also Know 矢崎仁司, やざき ひとし
Gender Male
Known For Directing
Place of Birth Kajikazawa-cho, Minamikoma District, Yamanashi, Japan
Date of Birth 1956-11-20
Age(as in 2022) 65
Deathday

Hitoshi Yazaki Acting Movies

Movie Name Character Release Date Overview
In the Mood for Melville Himself 2017-12-15 Various directors and film critics discuss Jean-Pierre Melville’s importance and influence in the world of cinema….

Hitoshi Yazaki Directing Movies

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
Sweet Little Lies Director 2010-03-13 A husband and wife, who have not had sex in three years, both fall into extra-marital affairs….
Strawberry Shortcakes Director 2006-09-23 Follows the ups and downs of four female friends in Tokyo looking for love and trying to cope with the responsibilities in their lives….
March Comes in Like a Lion Director 1991-04-13 The film begins with some Polaroids of a young boy and a young girl. A female voice over tells us who these people are…they are brother and sister, …
The Girl Who Picks Flowers and the Girl Who Kills Insects Director 2000-11-11 Two girls, one from Germany, the other from Japan meet and become friends in London, but soon discover things aren’t what they seem….
Have a Nice Day Director 2006-10-21 Compilation film featuring short works from directors Hitoshi Yasaki (“Short Cakes”), Yuki Tanada (scriptwriter “Sakuran,” “Tsuki to Cherry”), Hiroyuk…
Afternoon Breezes Director 1980-12-11 Natsuko’s co-worker Etsuko asks her how she feels about men. “Not for me,” she says, “I won’t degrade myself.” Based on an actual newspaper story, Aft…
Love and Treachery Director 2011-01-22 Kyosuke, an editor at a publishing company, keeps his concerns about his stagnant relationship with his wife hidden. As he struggles with his feelings…
The Place Where the Sun Sits Director 2014-10-04 Former high school classmates, now adults, hold jealous thoughts, hidden intentions and lust for revenge. Graduates from a high school have held reuni…
A Cappella Director 2016-03-26 Set in the year 1969 in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. Kyoko Noma is a loving female high school student who takes part in campus protests. One da…
Still Life of Memories Director 2018-07-21 Haruma is an up-and-coming photographer who is getting full exposure at a photo exhibition in a Tokyo photo gallery. Rei, a beautiful curator at the Y…
XXX Kiss Kiss Kiss Director 2015-09-05 Five stories of romance, farewells, bitter love and stolen kisses……
1+1=11 Director 2012-12-14 An ensemble drama in which the lives of 25 people intersect, inspired by Yamanaka Sadao’s classic film {Humanity and Paper Balloons}. Various men and …
Sakura Director 2020-11-13 Three siblings share a home with their parents living a happy life. The oldest one is good-looking guy, which is something of a contrast from his youn…
Back of Happy Street Assistant Director 1979-06-21 A journalist, his pyromaniac girlfriend, and an ex-baseball player team up to rip off a gangster, with violent consequences….
Yumeko’s Death Assistant Director 1977-06-29 The first 16mm film to depict the terrorism and betrayal of a public security spy, set against a backdrop of internal strife. One of the origins of Na…
冬の光 Director 1977-01-01 Yazaki’s characteristic relentless depiction of this and that, albeit with some technical problems, shows a fervour that tries to fit into a single, c…
裏窓 Director 1975-01-01 『裏窓』 is a play on the name of the person who shoots himself with a bistol every morning. The two men take it in turns to face themselves with …

Hitoshi Yazaki Production Movies

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
SEARCH Producer 1983-04-27 A man who has lost his memory returns to his hometown and encounter several people from his past and present….

Writing

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
The Girl Who Picks Flowers and the Girl Who Kills Insects Writer 2000-11-11 Two girls, one from Germany, the other from Japan meet and become friends in London, but soon discover things aren’t what they seem….
The Place Where the Sun Sits Screenplay 2014-10-04 Former high school classmates, now adults, hold jealous thoughts, hidden intentions and lust for revenge. Graduates from a high school have held reuni…
Afternoon Breezes Screenplay 1980-12-11 Natsuko’s co-worker Etsuko asks her how she feels about men. “Not for me,” she says, “I won’t degrade myself.” Based on an actual newspaper story, Aft…
March Comes in Like a Lion Writer 1991-04-13 The film begins with some Polaroids of a young boy and a young girl. A female voice over tells us who these people are…they are brother and sister, …
Love and Treachery Screenplay 2011-01-22 Kyosuke, an editor at a publishing company, keeps his concerns about his stagnant relationship with his wife hidden. As he struggles with his feelings…
1+1=11 Screenplay 2012-12-14 An ensemble drama in which the lives of 25 people intersect, inspired by Yamanaka Sadao’s classic film {Humanity and Paper Balloons}. Various men and …
Have a Nice Day Writer 2006-10-21 Compilation film featuring short works from directors Hitoshi Yasaki (“Short Cakes”), Yuki Tanada (scriptwriter “Sakuran,” “Tsuki to Cherry”), Hiroyuk…
Sakura Writer 2020-11-13 Three siblings share a home with their parents living a happy life. The oldest one is good-looking guy, which is something of a contrast from his youn…

Other Info

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
Yumeko’s Death Production Design 1977-06-29 The first 16mm film to depict the terrorism and betrayal of a public security spy, set against a backdrop of internal strife. One of the origins of Na…
SEARCH Production Design 1982-01-01

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