Mieko Azuma (Japan)

Born in 1977 in Kyoto, Azuma majored in metalwork at the Kanazawa College of Art. Since graduation in 2000, she has lived in Germany and studied documentary film at the University of Television and Film Munich (HFF). In 2008 she received the Starter Film Prize from the city of Munich and the German DAAD Prize for Yuri and Tuesday (for which she was cinematographer).

Filmmaker:

2011 / August
2008 / Yuri — About Loving
2006 / German lesson
2004 / Yuki
2002 / Augen

Cinematographer:

2008 / Hotel Arnold, Director: Susanne Quester
2007 / Silent Voice, silent Color, Director: Ayako Mogi
2006 / Dienstag und ein bißchen Mittwoch, Director: Susanne Quester

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.