Mari Okada was born in the Saitama prefecture of Japan in 1976 and excels as both a writer and director for many popular animated films and shows.

Accolades

Mari Okada and Naoko Endo and Tomomi Kyotani and Nobuhiro Takenaka and Nobuhiro Kikuchi
Best Animated Film, 2018

Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms (Sayonara no asa ni yakusoku no hana o kazarô )

Best Animated Film, 2018

Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms (Sayonara no asa ni yakusoku no hana o kazarô )

The lorph people live for centuries, spending their days weaving a special cloth fabric called Hibiol, which serves as a chronical of the passing of…

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Films

Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms
2018

Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms (Sayonara no asa ni yakusoku no hana o kazarô )

Japan
2018

Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms (Sayonara no asa ni yakusoku no hana o kazarô )

The lorph people live for centuries, spending their days weaving a special cloth fabric called Hibiol, which serves as a chronical of the passing of…

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