|Type||Production / Distribution / Sales Agent|
|Category||Live-Action, Animation, Format|
|Content||Movie, TV, Home Entertainment|
|Genres||Love・Romance, Horror, Suspense, Educational, Drama, Documentary, Comedy, Children, Music (Pops), Action|
Founded in 1912, as the oldest film production in Japan, NIKKATSU has been taking various roles in Japanese film industry and its theatrical distributing titles count around 10 films every year.
Our titles contain a wide variety of genres from high-end classics to latest documentaries. In our library with over 6,000 titles, NIKKATSU has great works of Japanese film masters such as Seijun Suzuki, Shohei Imamura, Yojiro Takita, Takashi Miike, Hideo Nakata, Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Sion Sono and Shinya Tsukamoto.
In recent years, NIKKATSU has more highly-praised titles worldwide selected by major international film festivals including Cannes, Venice, Berlin and Toronto. In 2018, One Cut of the Dead, which recorded 30 million USD in box-office revenue in Japan, and also had a smash hit in Taiwan and Hong Kong. In 2019, WE ARE LITTLE ZOMBIES became the first Japanese film that won both Sundance and Berlinale awards.
Today, NIKKATSU’s diverse business activities include the operations of the film studio and pay TV channel (Channel NECO), film production, distribution, international sales & acquisition and a partnership with film course at university.
For more information about NIKKATSU, please visit http://intl.nikkatsu.com