Shinji Aoyama

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Birthday
13, 1964
Birthplace
Japan
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
13, 1964 (age 55)
Birthplace
Japan

About

Director from Japan best known for films like "Tokyo Park". He won the FIPRESCI Prize and the Prize of the Ecumenical Jury at the Cannes Film Festival for his 2000 film "Eureka".

Before Fame

He worked as an assistant to directors like Kiyoshi Kurosawa.

Trivia

He is also an author, winning the prestigious Yukio Mishima Prize for his novelization of his film 'Eureka'.

Family Life

He married "Sad Vacation" actress Maho Toyota.

Associated With

He directed Japanese actress Yuko Tanaka in his 2013 drama "The Backwater".