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Takeshi Fukunaga

Director, Screenwriter

Takeshi Fukunaga is a filmmaker born and raised in Hokkaido, Japan. His first feature film, OUT OF MY HAND (2015) premiered in Panorama at Berlinale, won U.S. Fiction Award at LA Film Festival, and was nominated for the John Cassavetes Independent Spirit Award. His second feature film, AINU MOSIS (2020) won Special Jury Mention at Tribeca and Best Film at Guanajuato Film Festival. Takeshi is currently developing his third feature film.

Last Updated: February 2021