Yutaka Akita

Yutaka Akita <br />Biography: <br />Born in Yokohama, Japan. After a study of Byzantine art at Waseda University, Yutaka started his career in the film industry. While cultivating his directing skills at UCCA in the UK, Yutaka has been working on a variety of projects. Short “Complex” has been screened and awarded in film festivals around the world. <br /><br />Filmography: <br />-Music video- <br />The Joy Formidable ‘Austere’ (2008) <br />Lucilia ‘Touch The Sky’ (2008) <br />Redneck Renegade “Running Out of Love” (2007) <br />James Bryan featuring Renee Wynter “Beautiful World” Righteous Remix (2006) <br /><br />-Short- <br />Complex (2007) <br />• Canary Wharf Film festival 2007 Animation Award: Special Mention <br />• The Compass of Resistance International Film Festival 2007 Radical Reel: Five Minutes of Mayhem - shortlist <br />• Szemletek 2007 (Hungary) - shortlist <br />• Arouca International Film Festival 2007 (Portugal)– Honored Mention <br />• Animation Nation 2007 (Singapore)- official screening <br /><br />Whichever (2007)