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Awards

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2013 Nominated
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Achievement in Directing
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

2013 Won
Best Film
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Won
Best Director
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Nominated
Best Editing
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
2012 Won
Best Director
Kiseki (2011)

Asian Film Awards

2014 Nominated
Asian Film Award
Best Director
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
2009 Won
Asian Film Award
Best Director
Aruitemo aruitemo (2008)

Awards of the Japanese Academy

2014 Nominated
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Film
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Best Director
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Best Screenplay
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Best Editing
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)

Blue Ribbon Awards

2013 Nominated
Blue Ribbon Award
Best Director
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
2009 Won
Blue Ribbon Award
Best Director
Aruitemo aruitemo (2008)
2005 Won
Blue Ribbon Award
Best Film
Dare mo shiranai (2004)
Best Director
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema

1999 Won
Best Film
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)
Won
Best Screenplay
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)

CPH:PIX

2012 Nominated
Politiken's Audience Award
Kiseki (2011)

Cannes Film Festival

2013 Won
Jury Prize
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)

At what point does a father actually become a father? Two couples from different social backgrounds... More

At what point does a father actually become a father? Two couples from different social backgrounds discover that their sons have been exchanged at the maternity ward. The film deals in a simple and subtle way with a human dilemma: are blood ties more important than the love which bonded them for seven years? Tied with Honey (2013).

Nominated
Palme d'Or
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
2009 Nominated
Un Certain Regard Award
Kûki ningyô (2009)
2004 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Dare mo shiranai (2004)
2001 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Distance (2001)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2000 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)

Chicago International Film Festival

2013 Nominated
Audience Choice Award
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
2009 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Kûki ningyô (2009)
2004 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

Chlotrudis Awards

2013 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Kiseki (2011)
Best Original Screenplay
Kiseki (2011)
2010 Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Aruitemo aruitemo (2008)
Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Original Screenplay
Aruitemo aruitemo (2008)
2006 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

CinEuphoria Awards

2014 Nominated
CinEuphoria
Best Film - International Competition
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
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Fantasia Film Festival

2010 Won
AQCC Award
Kûki ningyô (2009)

Ghent International Film Festival

2013 Nominated
Grand Prix
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
2004 Won
Grand Prix
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

Guldbagge Awards

2006 Nominated
Guldbagge
Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

Hochi Film Awards

2013 Nominated
Hochi Film Award
Best Film
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Best Director
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
2004 Won
Hochi Film Award
Best Film
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

Hong Kong International Film Festival

2012 Won
SIGNIS Award - Special Mention
Kiseki (2011)
Nominated
SIGNIS Award
Kiseki (2011)

Kinema Junpo Awards

2014 Nominated
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Film
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Best 10
2005 Won
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Film
Dare mo shiranai (2004)
Won
Readers' Choice Award
Best Film
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Foreign Film
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)

London Film Festival

2013 Nominated
Best Film
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)

Mar del Plata Film Festival

2008 Won
ACCA Jury Prize
Aruitemo aruitemo (2008)
Won
Best Film
Aruitemo aruitemo (2008)

Nantes Three Continents Festival

1998 Won
Golden Montgolfiere
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)
Tied with Pick Pocket (1997).

Newport International Film Festival, Rhode Island

1999 Nominated
Jury Award
Best Film
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)

Nikkan Sports Film Awards

2013 Won
Nikkan Sports Film Award
Best Director
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)

Oslo Films from the South Festival

2013 Nominated
Films from the South Award
Best Feature
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)

Pusan International Film Festival

2011 Won
Hand Printing
1998 Nominated
New Currents Award
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2013 Won
Waki.TV Audience Award
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
2011 Won
Best Screenplay
Kiseki (2011)
2006 Nominated
Golden Seashell
Hana yori mo naho (2006)
1998 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)
For its universal theme, its empathy for nostalgia and its homage to cinema as transcending life.
Nominated
Golden Seashell
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)

Santa Fe Film Festival

2004 Won
Milagro Award
Best of Festival
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

São Paulo International Film Festival

2013 Won
Audience Award
Best Foreign Feature Film
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)

Torino International Festival of Young Cinema

1998 Won
Holden Award for the Best Script
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)
Nominated
Prize of the City of Torino
Best Film - International Feature Film Competition
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2000 2nd place
TFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Wandâfuru raifu (1998)

Valladolid International Film Festival

2004 Nominated
Golden Spike
Dare mo shiranai (2004)

Vancouver International Film Festival

2013 Won
Roger's People's Choice Award
Audience Award - International Films
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Roger's People's Choice Award is given to the Most Popular Film among all International Sections
1995 Won
Dragons and Tigers Award
Maboroshi no hikari (1995)
Tied with Goldfish (1995).

Venice Film Festival

1995 Won
OCIC Award - Honorable Mention
Maboroshi no hikari (1995)
Nominated
Golden Lion
Maboroshi no hikari (1995)

Vesoul Asian Film Festival

2012 Won
Honorary Golden Wheel

Yokohama Film Festival

2013 Won
Festival Prize
Best Screenplay
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Nominated
Festival Prize
Best Film
Soshite chichi ni naru (2013)
Best 10 - 4th place (4)

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