Yoshiaki Kawajiri is a Japanese director, animator and writer.

Yoshiaki Kawajiri is a Japanese director, animator and writer.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1950-11-18

Place of Birth Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan

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Also Known As

  • 川尻 善昭

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2007 Highlander: The Search for Vengeance Director
2003 The Animatrix (9 episodes)Director Director
2003 Program Director
2001 X (24 episodes)Director
2000 Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust Director
1999 Reign: The Conqueror (13 episodes)Director
1996 Birdy the Mighty Director
1993 The Cockpit Director
1993 Ninja Scroll Director
1990 Cyber City Oedo 808 (3 episodes)Director Director
1989 Goku II: Midnight Eye Director
1989 Neo Tokyo Director
1989 Goku: Midnight Eye Director
1988 Demon City Shinjuku Director
1987 The Phoenix: Space Chapter Director
1987 Wicked City Director
1984 Lensman Director


2016 ALL OUT!! (2 episodes)Storyboard
2013 Iron Man: Rise of Technovore Storyboard
2013 Attack on Titan (1 episode)Storyboard
2005 Azumi 2: Death or Love Writer
2003 World Record Writer
2003 The Animatrix (9 episodes)Writer Writer
2003 Ninja Scroll: The Series (13 episodes)Original Story
2003 Program Writer
2000 Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust Screenplay
1995 Bio Hunter Writer
1994 Bronze: Cathexis Koji Nanjo Storyboard
1993 Ninja Scroll Original Story
1990 A Wind Named Amnesia Writer
1989 Neo Tokyo Screenplay

Visual Effects

2011 Tibetan Dog Key Animation
2009 Redline Key Animation
1995 Azuki-chan the Movie Character Designer
1995 Bio Hunter Key Animation
1988 Demon City Shinjuku Animation
1987 Legend of the Forest Key Animation
1987 Wicked City Animation Director
1986 Barefoot Gen 2 Key Animation
1983 Barefoot Gen Key Animation


2017 ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept. (3 episodes)Storyboard Designer
2015 One-Punch Man (12 episodes)Storyboard Designer
2015 Overlord (13 episodes)Storyboard Designer
2008 Batman: Gotham Knight Storyboard Designer
2007 Kaiji (26 episodes)Storyboard Designer
2007 Shigurui: Death Frenzy (1 episode)Storyboard Designer
2002 Space Pirate Captain Herlock: Outside Legend - The Endless Odyssey (13 episodes)Storyboard Designer
1982 Haguregumo Storyboard Designer


2003 The Animatrix Creator


1988 Legend of the Galactic Heroes: My Conquest Is the Sea of Stars Script

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