Masato Harada

Writer, Director, Producer

Writer, Director, Producer


Born in 1949, He has worked as a film critic for several Japanese magazines and newspapers and was considered one of Japan's most severe social critics before becoming a film director.
Birth date
1949-07-03
Awards
10 wins & 20 nominations.

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterBaragaki: Unbroken Samurai2020
WriterKilling for the Prosecution
(screenplay)
2018
WriterSekigahara2017
WriterScoop!
(based on the film by)
2016
WriterThe Emperor in August
(screenplay)
2015
WriterKakekomi
(screenplay)
2015
WriterReturn
(written by)
2013/III
WriterChronicle of My Mother
(screenplay)
2011
WriterClimbers High
(adaptation)
2008
WriterThe Shadow Spirit
(screenplay)
2007
WriterThe Suicide Song
(screenplay)
2007
WriterBeat Kids2005
WriterBluestockings2005
WriterTotsunyûseyo! Asama sansô jiken2002
WriterInugami2001
WriterBounce Ko Gals1997
WriterRowing Through1996
WriterKamikaze Taxi1995
WriterPainted Desert
(writer)
1993
WriterTuff 51992
WriterYoukai tengoku: Ghost Hero1990
WriterRobot War
(writer)
1989
WriterSaraba itoshiki hito yo1987
WriterO-nyanko za mûbî Kiki ippatu!
(screenplay)
1986
WriterParis/Dakar 15001986
WriterOut of Focus1985
WriterRaces1984
WriterSaraba eiga no tomoyo: Indian samaa
(writer)
1979
RoleTitleYear
DirectorBaragaki: Unbroken Samurai2020
DirectorKilling for the Prosecution2018
DirectorSekigahara2017
DirectorThe Emperor in August2015
DirectorKakekomi2015
DirectorReturn2013/III
DirectorEarly Autumn
(TV Movie)
2011
DirectorChronicle of My Mother2011
DirectorClimbers High2008
DirectorThe Shadow Spirit2007
DirectorThe Suicide Song2007
DirectorBluestockings2005
DirectorTotsunyûseyo! Asama sansô jiken2002
DirectorInugami2001
DirectorSpellbound1999
DirectorBounce Ko Gals1997
DirectorRowing Through1996
DirectorKamikaze Taxi1995
DirectorPainted Desert1993
DirectorTuff 51992
DirectorRobot War1989
DirectorSaraba itoshiki hito yo1987
DirectorO-nyanko za mûbî Kiki ippatu!1986
DirectorParis/Dakar 15001986
DirectorOut of Focus1985
DirectorRaces1984
DirectorSaraba eiga no tomoyo: Indian samaa1979
RoleTitleYear
ProducerChronicle of My Mother
(producer)
2011
ProducerTotsunyûseyo! Asama sansô jiken
(producer)
2002
ProducerPainted Desert
(producer)
1993
RoleTitleYear
ActorFearless
Mita
2006
ActorThe Last Samurai
Omura
2003
RoleTitleYear
EditorSekigahara2017
RoleTitleYear
SelfJapan's Never-Ending War
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2018
SelfThe 39th Annual Japan Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self
2016
SelfJ-Flicks
(TV Series documentary) Self - Brand New J-Comedy Flicks (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfThe 36th Annual Japan Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self
2013
SelfAshita Switch
(TV Series) Self - Koji Yakusho X Masato Harada (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfCeremonia de clausura - 56º Festival internacional de cine de San Sebastián
(TV Special)
2008
SelfCeremonia de inauguración - 56º Festival internacional de cine de San Sebastián
(TV Special) Self - Jury Member
2008
SelfBokura no jidai
(TV Series) Self - Masato Harada, Magy & Shin'ichi Tsutsumi (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfTom Cruise: A Warrior's Journey
(Video documentary short) Self
2004
SelfThe 23rd Annual Japan Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self
2000