Awards and Nominations

Award Wins

I Just Wanted to See You

  • "Spirit of the Ninja" Merit Award. BonDance Film Festival 2020. Saga, Japan. 

  • “Best Makeup” Oniros Film Awards 2021.

  • “Best Makeup and Hair Styling” Florence Film Festival 2021.

Benza English

  • "Best Supporting Actress" Maria Papadopoulou at Cult Critics Film Festival

  • "Best Television Series" at Cult Critics Film Festival

  • "Best Television Series" Festigious Film Festival 2020

  • "Best Web Drama" Asian Cinematography Awards 2020

  • “Best Web Episode” Eurasia International Monthly Film Festival 2020

  • "Best Ensemble Award" Oniros Film Awards 2020

  • "Best Web Series" DMOFF May 2020

  • "Festival Choice Award" DMOFF May 2020

  • "Best Television Series" at Druk International Film Festival 2020

  • "Best Supporting Actor" Aver Hamilton II at Druk International Film Festival 2020

  • "Best Guest Star" Naito Satoko at Seoul Web Fest 2020

  • "Rising Star" Alexander Hunter at Seoul Web Fest 2020

One Step

  • Best Short (Under 15 Min) & Film of the Month. Eurasia International Monthly Film Festival, June 2019.

  • Best Drama (Second Place). Out of the Can Film Festival 2018.

  • Best Supporting Actor (Motomichi). Tokyo Cowboys Film Festival 2018.

Award Nominations

One Step

  • Best Original Screenplay Foreign Language Film & Best Hair, Makeup and Body Design. International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema, London 2019.

  • Best Short Film. International Thai Film Festival 2018.

I Just Wanted to See You

  • “Best Foreign Film” Cannes World Film Festival 2021

  • “Best Actress (Kaori Ikeda)” Hong Kong Asia Film Art International Film Festival 2021

  • "Best Director" + "Best International Short Film" + "Best Screenplay". L'Hospitalet de Llobregat International Film Festival

  • "Best International Short Drama-Romance-Social film". X World Short Film Festival 2021