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KENSAKU KAKIMOTO

Director / filmmaker / photographer

Film Director and Photographer.
While working on Movies, TVC’s and Music Videos as a filmmaker, he also is active in Stills advertising and Artist portraits as a Photographer.
In 2021 he worked on the main visual and titles on the drama “Seiten wo tsuke”.
This summer his new drama “VISION” will be played on LINE NEWS and his Movie “Koi suru kiseichuu” will be in theaters autumn 2021.

He’s also active as a modern artist working on numerous photographies internationally.
This summer his work will be shown at an international art exhibition named “Mizu no hamon”.

Film Awards:
Nominated at Tribeca Film Festival 2021 in “Art and Soul” and “Shining Star” category.
Best picture at Global Shorts 2020 and London International Film festival.
Video of the Year at Space Shower Music Awards in 2019.
2016 ACC Grand Prix, in addition to numerous awards at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, One Show Design, London International Awards, New York Festivals, AD STARS, Spikes Asia, ADFEST, and the Adobe WW Sales Conference Film Festival and many more.
映像作家、写真家。
映画、TVCM、MVなど多くの映像作品を生み出すとともに、広告写真、アーティストポートレートなどをはじめ写真家としても活動。
2021年大河ドラマ「青天を衝け」メインビジュアル、タイトルバックを演出。今夏、LINE NEWS「VISION」ドラマが配信予定。秋、映画「恋する寄生虫」の公開。
また、現代美術家としても多くの写真作品を国内外で発表。今夏、国際美術展、水の波紋に選出される。




賞歴
2021年トライベッカ映画祭 - アート&ソウル部門、及びシャイニングスター部門選出。
2020年Grobal Shorts 最優秀作品賞、ロンドン国際フィルムフェスティバル優秀作品賞。
2019年SPACE SHOWER MUSIC AWARDS - VIDEO OF THE YEAR、2016年ACCグランプリ他、Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity、One Show Design、 London International Awards 、New York Festivals、AD STARS、Spikes Asia、 ADFEST、THE Adobe WW Sales Conference Film Festivalなどで数々のAWARDを受賞。

AWARD

2016
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ACC CM FESTIVAL(Japan):Film B / Grand Prix

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Spikes Asia(Singapore):Film Craft / GOLD 
Spikes Asia(Singapore):Digital / SILVER
ACC(Japan) :Film B / BRONZE
Epica Award(France):Online Campaigns / GOLD
ADFEST(Thailand):Interactive Lotus / BRONZ
New York Festivals (USA): DIGITAL / Finalist
CODE Award(Japan):Good use of data
AD STARS(Korea):Innovation/GOLD
AD STARS(Korea):Film Craft/BRONZE

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ADFEST(Thailand):DIRECT LOTUS / GOLD
ADFEST(Thailand):MEDIA LOTUS / GOLD
ADFEST(Thailand):INTERACTIVE LOTUS / BRONZE
New York Festivals (USA): FILM/ Finalist
AD STARS(Korea):Outdoor / BRONZE
2015
Canne Lions / Shortlist
One Show / Design- GOLD PENCIL
London International Awards / BRONZE
New York Festivals / Finalist
THE Adobe WW Sales Conference Film Festival / THE FIRST EVER HONORARY AWARD
ACC / Grand Prix
Dentsu Award / Grand Prize
ADFEST / GOLD
SPIKES AISA / GOLD 
ADSTARS/ GOLD
ESQUIRE Degital photography awards

KENSAKU KAKIMOTO
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