TOSHI.OTA

Director of Photography / Photographer

From documentaries to entertainment, Toshi. OTA has been directing various forms of films, while working for fashion/music media as a photographer and shooting commercials for Saison Group and Parco... Since the 1990's 'Rolling Stones Japan Tour Report' for MTV, he has served as an official cameraman for top artist such as B・B King, John Lurie, Nick Cave and Bjork... .
T.V. CF '93- Victor, National, LOTTE, glico, house, NHK....(CM)

BIOGRAPHY

2007
-fui mei dong ying - 'LE PITTORESQUE AU JAPON '08' exhibition at Spring Gallery in Shanghai / CHINA
 
'LE PITTORESQUE AU JAPON' exhibition at Palais Liechtenstein in Feldkirch / AUSTRIA
2005〜06
'LE PITTORESQUE AU JAPON ' Exhibition at JAVA cafe in PhnomPenh / CAMBODIA
2005
'MY MOLESKINE EXHIBITION 2005' at NADIFF / Tokyo
2004
'NEW LIFE'
(A documentary film directed by Brice Pedroletti. Participated as a cinematographer )
Participated in '9th Pusan International Film Festival'
2002
'KNOCKING ON HEAVEN'S DOOR - KAMAGASAKI'
(A documentary film directed by Brice Pedroletti. Participated as a cinematographer )
Submitted film work to FRANCE Maison de la culture du Japon a Paris,
'03 : Participated in SWISS NYON festival international de cinema, 'VISION DU REEL'
Participated in 18.Internationales Dokumentar film festival Munchen 'DOK.FEST'
Participated in CANADA internationales du documentaire de Montreal 'RENCONTRES'
'04 : Participated in FRANCE LION Festival des films libres 'LES INATTENDUS'
 
'CUBA IMAGES' Photography at Fireking cafe / TOKYO
 
'EGYPT EXPRESS Nov. 2001' photo exhibition at Yokohama landmark tower , Garelly Sapana / TOKYO
2001
'NEW YORK TO TOKYO' -MEET YOU AT THE JAZZ CORNER OF THE WORLD- Photography at Fireking cafe / TOKYO
2000
'Bjork to Bjork' photography at VIVE LA VIE / TOKYO
 
'BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB IN TOKYO' photography at VIVE LA VIE / TOKYO
 
Shibuya Les CHARISMA GIRLS ( photography for French Magazine MIXT(E) )
 
Major League Baseball IN TOKYO DOME (NICKELODEON USA promotion)
1997
'FAY CE QUE VOUDRAS' (A documentary film directed by Brice Pedroletti. Participated as a cinematographer)
'98 : Submitted film work to FRANCE 'Rennes Film Festival'
'99 : Participated in '4th Pusan International Film Festival'
'00 : Participated in FRANCE 'Orleans Film Festival'
1995
'Thailander' (Collection of photos taken while traveling in Thailand. Submitted to his first group show)
'Amerindia 500-DECOUVERTE CONTEMPORAINE' Swiss Geneve Exhibition

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