Takashi MIIKE


Takashi MIIKE was born in Osaka Prefecture in 1960. During his studies at Yokohama Vocational School of Broadcast and Film, one of his teachers was famous director Shohei IMAMURA. Since his feature debut LADY HUNTER in 1991, MIIKE has created more than 100 films and TV series. Nippon Connection has kept a close eye on his career for almost 20 years, having screened his films ICHI THE KILLER (2001 / NC ’02), THE CITY OF LOST SOULS (2000 / NC ’02), THE HAPPINESS OF THE KATAKURIS (2001 / NC ’03), LESSON OF THE EVIL (2012 / NC ’14 and NC ’20), and OVER YOUR DEAD BODY (2014 / NC ’15).

Films shown at Nippon Connection

The Mole Song: Final, Japan 2021 (Director) NC22
Over Your Dead Body, Japan 2014 (Director) NC15
Lesson Of The Evil, Japan 2012 (Director) NC20, NC14
Lesson Of The Evil, Japan 2012 (Script) NC20, NC14
For Love's Sake, Japan 2012 (Director) NC13
Hara-Kiri: Death Of A Samurai, Japan, UK 2011 (Director) NC12
Crows Zero II, Japan 2009 (Director) NC10
Izo, Japan 2004 (Director) NC05
Happiness Of The Katakuris, Japan 2001 (Director) NC03
The City Of Lost Souls, Japan 2000 (Director) NC02
Ichi The Killer, Japan 2000 (Director) NC02