Mamoru Oshii

Name in Native Language: "押井守" (Japanese/JA)
Film Director / Screenwriter / Mangaka / Television Director / Novelist / Writer / Playwright / Animator | * 08/08/1951 (69) | Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
Mamoru Oshii (押井 守, Oshii Mamoru, born 8 August 1951) is a Japanese filmmaker, television director and writer. Famous for his philosophy-oriented storytelling, Oshii has directed a number of acclaimed anime films, including Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer (1984), Angel's Egg (1985), Patlabor 2: The Movie (1993), and Ghost in the Shell (1995). He also holds the distinction of having created the first ever OVA, Dallos (1983). As a writer, Oshii has worked as a screenwriter, and occasionally as a manga writer and novelist. His most notable works as a writer include the manga Kerberos Panzer Cop (1988–2000) and its feature film adaptation Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade (1999). For his work, Oshii has received and been nominated for numerous awards, including the Palme d... ()
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Mamoru Oshii is a filmmaker, television director, and scriptwriter, famous for his philosophy-oriented storytelling.

Most frequent genres for this person: Animation | Science Fiction | Action

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Awards & Nominations for Mamoru Oshii

Nihon Sf Taisho Award Winsor Mccay Award

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Movies with Mamoru Oshii as Actor(1)

as himself2013 Rewind This!

Movies with Mamoru Oshii as Crew(59)

Directing/Director2020 Chimera
Writing/Original Story2018 Illang: The Wolf Brigade
Directing/Director2015 Nowhere Girl
Directing/Director2014 Garm Wars: The Last Druid
Writing/Writer2014 Garm Wars: The Last Druid
Directing/Director2010 Halo: Legends
Directing/Director2010 Je t'aime
Directing/Director2010 009: The Reopening
Directing/Director2009 Assault Girls
Writing/Writer2009 Assault Girls
Directing/Director2008 Kill
Directing/Director2008 Ghost in the Shell 2.0
Directing/Director2008 Ani*Kuri15
Writing/Writer2008 Ani*Kuri15
Writing/Screenplay2008 Ani*Kuri15
Directing/Director2008 The Sky Crawlers
Directing/Director2007 The Women of Fast Food
Production/Executive Producer2007 The Women of Fast Food
Writing/Writer2007 The Women of Fast Food
Directing/Director2005 Open Your Mind
Directing/Director2004 Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence
Writing/Screenplay2004 Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence
Directing/Director2001 Avalon
Crew/Creator2000 Blood: The Last Vampire
Production/Supervising Producer2000 Blood: The Last Vampire
Writing/Screenplay1999 Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade
Writing/Novel1999 Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade
Directing/Director1995 Ghost in the Shell
Writing/Storyboard1995 Ghost in the Shell
Directing/Director1993 Patlabor 2: The Movie
Directing/Director1992 Talking Head
Writing/Writer1992 Talking Head
Directing/Director1991 Stray Dog: Kerberos Panzer Cops
Directing/Director1990 Maroko
Directing/Director1989 Patlabor: The Movie
Writing/Writer1988 In the Aftermath
Directing/Director1987 The Red Spectacles
Writing/Writer1987 The Red Spectacles
Directing/Director1987 Twilight Q
Writing/Screenplay1987 Twilight Q
Directing/Director1985 Angel's Egg
Writing/Story1985 Angel's Egg
Writing/Screenplay1985 Angel's Egg
Directing/Director1983 Dallos
Writing/Screenplay1983 Dallos
Directing/Director1983 Urusei Yatsura: Only You
Writing/Storyboard1983 Urusei Yatsura: Only You
Directing/Director1982 The Wonderful Adventures of Nils

TV Shows/Series with Mamoru Oshii as Crew(8)

Crew/Script2020 Vlad Love
Directing/Director2020 Vlad Love
Writing/Co-Writer2020 Vlad Love
Production/Supervising Producer2004 Windy Tales
Writing/Series Composition2002 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex
Directing/Director1988 Patlabor: The Mobile Police
Directing/Director1981 Urusei Yatsura

Citizenship: Japan
Born: Wednesday, 08/08 1951 (August) in Ōta-ku (current age: 69 years + 115 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: Japanese (JA)
Educated at: Tokyo Gakugei University
Employer: Tokyo Keizai University
Other names for Mamoru Oshii (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"押井 守"
"おしい まもる" (Kana/Japanese)
Mamoru Oshii frequently works together with these people:
Kenji Kawai (22x, Crew)
Shigeru Chiba (12x, Actor)
Hiroyuki Okiura (10x, Crew)
Atsushi Takeuchi (10x, Crew)
Kazuchika Kise (10x, Crew)
Tesshou Genda (7x, Actor)
Kazunori Ito (7x, Crew)
Toshio Furukawa (6x, Actor)
Kouichi Yamadera (6x, Actor)
Shoji Kawamori (6x, Crew)
Kenji Kamiyama (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:219099, Added: 07/29/2018, Last updated: 11/06/2020