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Katsuya Okuma

Katsuya OkumaJapan

Katsuya Okuma was born in Okinawa and now lives in Tokyo. Gift (2011) was selected in New Asian Currents section of YIDFF 2011, International Competition of Medium Length of Vision du Réel 2012, and had other national and international screenings. Each Story (2014) received Award of Excellence for New Asian Currents of YIDFF 2015, for the reason that “with deep respect and resonating his own roots, playing with cinematic language, the filmmaker crafts a narrative.”