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Isao Takahata


Isao Takahata was born on October 29, 1935 in Ise, Japan. He is a director and writer, known for Grave of the Fireflies (1988), Heidi: A Girl of the Alps (1974) and Pom Poko (1994). See full bio »
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 2003 Winter Days
 1994 Pom Poko
 1987 The Story of Yanagawa's Canals (Documentary)
 1981 Jarinko Chie (TV Series)
 1981 Chie the Brat
 1979 Anne of Green Gables (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1978 Future Boy Conan (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Sarupêjisen (1978)
- Rao hakase (1978)
 1974 Heidi: A Girl of the Alps (TV Series) (52 episodes)
- Mata au hi made (1974)
- Kurara ga aruita (1974)
- Tatte goran (1974)
- Chiisana kibô (1974)
 1973 Isamu the Wilderness Boy (TV Series)
 1972 Panda! Go Panda! (Short)
 1971-1972 Rupan sansei (TV Series) (second director - 15 episodes)
- The Great Gold Showdown! (1972) ... (second director)
- The First Move Wins Computer Operation! (1972) ... (second director)
- Rescue the Tomboy! (1972) ... (second director)
- Catch the Phony Lupin! (1972) ... (second director)
- Which of the Third Generation Will Win! (1972) ... (second director)
 1971-1972 Apache yakyûgun (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Picchâ Abashiri (1972)
 1971 Gegege no Kitarô (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Oshimagari (1971)
 1969 Môretsu atarô (TV Series)
 1963 Okami shônen Ken (TV Series)
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Likes Nemuri Kyoshiro films. See more »

Trademark:

[country side] Always shows a non-urban area at some point or entirelyin his films. Excluding Jaricho Chie. See more »

Nickname:

Paku-san

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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