Born in Paris, France. Since 2000, Yoshi Yatabe has been involved in film distribution and in film festivals. Since 2002, he has been a member of the Tokyo International Film Festival, where he has served as programming director for the Japanese film section and the international competition section, until March 2021. He has produced Japanese documentary films such as Aga no Kioku (2005, Makoto Sato) and Chokora! (2009, Shigeru Kobayashi) and is now advisor for Tokyo Documentary Film Festival. In March 2022, he organized a special screening in Tokyo to support Ukrainian filmmakers. He also writes critics and reports in newspapers and in web-medias.

The Asia Pacific Screen Academy expresses its respect for and acknowledgement of the South East Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. We pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of country, including the custodial communities on whose land works are created and celebrated by the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. We acknowledge the continuing connection to land, waters and communities. We also pay our respects to Elders, past and emerging. We recognise the integral role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and First Nations peoples continue to play in storytelling and celebration spaces.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.