Nobuo MIZUTA was born in Hiroshima Prefecture in 1958. He started his career at Nippon Television Network Corporation, where he worked on numerous TV dramas. In 2006, he made his feature film debut BOY MEETS GHOST. Nippon Connection has screened his films NO MORE CRY!!! (2009 / NC ’10), TUG OF WAR! (2012 / NC ’13), and THE APOLOGY KING (2013 / NC ’14). WE’RE MILLENNIALS. GOT A PROBLEM?: THE MOVIE (2023 / NC ’24) is based on his 2016 TV series of the same title.

Films shown at Nippon Connection

We’re Millennials. Got A Problem?: The Movie, Japan 2023 (Director) NC24
The Apology King, Japan 2013 (Director) NC14
Tug Of War!, Japan 2012 (Director) NC13
No More Cry!!!, Japan 2009 (Director) NC10

Guest at Nippon Connection

The Apology King, NC14

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