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2017

International Co-Production: LIVING THE GAME

Special Recognition Award in Documentary Program category at 7th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

Drama-W: "Inagakike no Mosyu"

Original Programming Award and Grand Prix in Drama Program category at 7th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

2016

Nonfiction-W: "Satsuei Kantoku Harry Mimura no Hiroshima: Color Film ni Nokosareta Fukko he no Inori" (Photography Director Harry Mimura's 'The Man Who Shot Hiroshima')

Arts Programming category at 44th International Emmy Awards

Nonfiction-W: "Hollywood wo Sukutta Utagoe: Shijo Saikyo no Ghost Singer to Yobareta Onna" (The Voice that Saved Hollywood: The Woman Called the Greatest Ghost Singer in History)

Original Programming Award and Grand Prix in Documentary Program category at 6th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

Drama-W: "Kono Machi no Inochi ni" (The Life of This Town)

  • Excellence Award in Drama SP category at Tokyo Drama Awards 2016
    Grand Prix for TV Drama in Programming category at 2016 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards
    April 2016 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

Serial Drama-W: "Shizumanu Taiyo" (The Unbroken)

Excellence Award in Drama Series category at Tokyo Drama Awards 2016
September 2016 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

"Meishu Tanjo Monogatari Special: 'Juyondai' 400 Nen no Kiseki" (The Story of the Birth of a Famous Sake: The 400-Year History of Juyondai)

Original Programming Award and Honorable Mention in Informational/Educational Programming category at 6th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

International Co-Production: Isabella Rossellini: Green Porno

  • Rockie Award in Music, Performance & Variety category at Banff World Media Festival

WOWOW FILMS: "Kishibe no Tabi" (Journey to the Shore)

  • Best Supporting Actor Award (Tadanobu Asano) at 10th Asian Film Awards

    Excellence Award for Japanese Film at 70th Mainichi Film Awards

    Best Actress Award (Eri Fukatsu) at 89th Kinema Junpo Best Ten

2015

Serial Drama-W: "Shingari: Yamaichi Shoken Saigo no Seisen" (Shingari: Yamaichi Shoken's Last Crusade)

October 2015 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

Serial Drama-W: "Kabuka Boraku" (Stock Price Collapse)

Grand Prix in Cross-Media category and Excellence Award in Publishing/Content category at 64th Nikkei Advertising Awards

Drama-W: "Totsuki Toka no Shinkaron" (Theory of Evolution in Ten Months and Ten Days)

Excellence Award in Drama SP category at Tokyo Drama Awards 2015
Excellence Award for TV Drama in Programming category at 2015 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

Nonfiction-W: "Momoku no Striker Sekai he: Blind Soccer Nihon Daihyo Tatakai no Kiseki" (Blind Strikers on the World Stage: The Japan Blind Soccer Team's Fight)

Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Award at Eibunren Awards 2015

Tennis Broadcast

Special Award at 5th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

Nonfiction-W: "Hagimoto Kinichi 73-Sai Kakugo no Butai he: 'The Last Homenna Horenna Tomenna' Kanzen Micchaku" (Kinichi Hagimoto Takes the Stage at 73: Complete Coverage of 'The Last Homenna, Horenna, Tomenna')

Original Programming Award and Grand Prix in Documentary Program category at 5th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association

Drama-W: "Special: Hitojichi no Rodokukai" (Special: Storytelling of Hostages)

Monaco Red Cross Prize and SIGNIS Prize at 55th Monte Carlo Television Festival

Serial Drama-W: "Gu Gu Datte Neko Dearu" (Gu Gu the Cat)

Honorable Mention for TV Drama in Programming Category at Hoso Bunka Foundation Awards

Nonfiction-W: "Kiroku Eiga 'Tokyo Olympics' Tanjo no Kiseki: Ichikawa Kon to 164-Nin no Cameraman" (The Birth of the Tokyo Olympics: Kon Ichikawa and 164 Cameramen)

TV category at 52nd Galaxy Awards

WOWOW FILMS: "Kishibe no Tabi" (Journey to the Shore)

Best Director Award in Un Certain Regard section at 68th Cannes International Film Festival

WOWOW FILMS: "Futatsume no Mado" (Still the Water)

Best New Actor Award and Best New Actress Award at 29th Takasaki Film Festival

WOWOW FILMS: "Ieji" (Homeland)

Yoshimitsu Morita Best New Director Award (Nao Kubota) at 36th Yokohama Film Festival

2014

Nonfiction-W: "Guantei Yuza: Hitori Shibai wo Ikiru" (Yuza Guantei: Alone on Stage)

Excellence Award in TV Documentary category at 2014 (69th) Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

Serial Drama-W: "Gu Gu Datte Neko Dearu" (Gu Gu the Cat)

November 2014 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

WOWOW FILMS: "Ieji" (Homeland)

Gold Award (Director Nao Kubota) at Kaneto Shindo Awards 2014

"Otona Bangumi League 2 Shinjitsu no Ichimai" (Adult Program League 2: One Photo of Truth)

Honorable Mention in Informational/Variety category at 31st ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2014

Nonfiction-W: "Hagimoto Kinichi 73-Sai Kakugo no Butai he: 'The Last Homenna Horenna Tomenna' Kanzen Micchaku" (Kinichi Hagimoto Takes the Stage at 73: Complete Coverage of 'The Last Homenna, Horenna, Tomenna')

Excellence Award in Documentary category at 31st ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2014

Serial Drama-W: "Watashi to Iu Unmei ni Tsuite" (All About My Destiny)

Grand Prix in Drama category at 31st ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2014
April 2014 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

MOZU Season 1: "Mozu no Sakebu Yoru" (The Night the Shrike Calls), MOZU Season 2: "Maboroshi no Tsubasa" (Phantom Wings)

Excellence Award in Drama Series category at Tokyo Drama Awards 2014
Best Supporting Actor Award (Kotaro Yoshida) in Actor category in Individual Awards (MOZU Season 1: "Mozu no Sakebu Yoru")
Special Award at Kitakyushu Film Commission (MOZU Season 1: "Mozu no Sakebu Yoru")

Serial Drama-W: MOZU Season 2: "Maboroshi no Tsubasa" (Phantom Wings)

July 2014 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

Drama-W: "Chicken Race"

Excellence Award in Drama SP category at Tokyo Drama Awards 2014
Excellence Award for TV Drama in Programming category at 2014 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

WOWOW FILMS: "Shijukunichi no Recipe" (Mourning Recipe)

Best Director Award in International Film category at 23rd China Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival

Nonfiction-W: "Kimi no Koto wo Wasurenai: Joyu Watanabe Misako no Senso to Hatsukoi" (I Won't Forget You: Actress Misako Watanabe's Struggle and First Love)

Excellence Award for Youth Program in Special Awards category at 2014 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

"KAZEOKE Champion Taikai Special" (Kazeoke Championship Special)

Excellence Award for TV Entertainment program in Programming category at 2014 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

Nonfiction-W: "Eiga 'Jingi Naki Tatakai' wo Kaita Otoko: Screenwriter Kasahara Kazuo Sosaku no Kiroku" (The Man Who Wrote 'Battles Without Honor or Humanity': A Record of Screenwriter Kazuo Kasahara's Works)

Outstanding Project Award at Eibunren Awards 2014

WOWOW FILMS: "Futatsume no Mado" (Still the Water)

Best Actress Award (Jun Yoshinaga) at 4th Sakhalin International Film Festival

Nonfiction-W: "Hachijussai no Hyoryu Haiyu: Yoshi Oida Mishima ga Takushita Nihon" (80-Year-Old Actor Adrift: Yoshi Oida, The Japan Entrusted by Mishima

Grand Prix in Documentary Program category at 4th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

"Kimi ni mo Mieta ka Ultra no Hoshi! Kaettekita Ultraman no Miryoku" (You Saw the Ultra Star Too? The Appeal of Ultraman's Return)

Grand Prix in Mini-Program category at 4th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

"Otona Bangumi League 2: Yokokuhon Natsume Soseki 'Kokoro'" (Adult Program League 2: Advance Book - Natsume Soseki's 'Spirit')

Original Programming Award and Honorable Mention in Variety Program category at 4th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

Drama-W: "Special: Hitojichi no Rodokukai" (Special: Storytelling of Hostages)

Grand Prix in Drama Program category at 4th Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

2013

Drama-W: "Chicken Race"

Excellence Award in TV Drama category at 2013 Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

Nonfiction-W: "Eiga de Kokkyo wo Koeru Hi: Eizo Sakka Yan Yonhi to iu Ikikata" (The Day That Film Crosses Borders: Living Like Filmmaker Yang Yong-hi)

Grand Prize for Television at 9th Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

Honorable Mention in Documentary category at 30th ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2013

Serial Drama-W: "Lady Joker"

Excellence Award in Drama category at 30th ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2013

"Double Face: Sennyu Sosa Hen" (Double Face: Undercover Investigation), "Double Face: Giso Keisatsu Hen" (Double Face: Undercover Police)

Grand Prix at Tokyo Drama Awards 2013

Drama-W: "Special: Tazunebito" (Special: Missing Person)

Original Programming Award and Project Award at 3rd Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

"Mitani Koki 'Horowitz to no Taiwa' Watanabe Ken x Danta Yasunori x Wakui Emi x Takaizumi Atsuko" (Koki Mitani's 'Dialogue with Horowitz': Ken Watanabe, Yasunori Danta, Emi Wakui and Atsuko Takaizumi)

Original Programming Award and Grand Prix in Broadcast Program category at 3rd Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

Serial Drama-W: "Hitorishizuka" (Chloranthus Japonicus)

TV Drama Award in Program category at 39th Hoso Bunka Foundation Awards

"Shokuzai" (Penance) International Version

International Federation of Film Critics Award at 27th Fribourg International Film Festival

WOWOW FILMS: "Helter Skelter"

Best Actress Award (Erika Sawajiri) and Best Supporting Actress Award (Shinobu Terajima) at 36th Japan Academy Prize

2012

Drama-W Special: "One no Kanata ni: Chichi to Musko no Nikkoki Tsuiraku Jiko" (Beyond the Ridge: A Father and Son's JAL Plane Crash)

Excellence Award in TV Drama category at 2012 Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

October 2012 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

Drama-W Special: "Kuramoto So: Gaku" (So Kuramoto's 'Gaku')

Grand Prix in Drama SP/TV Movie category at Asian Television Awards 2012

Drama-W/Serial Drama-W: "Hensei Team" (Composition Team)

Special Award at 29th ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2012

Serial Drama-W: "Shitamachi Rocket" (Downtown Rocket)

Excellence Award in Drama category at 29th ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2012

"Double Face" Starring Hidetoshi Nishijima

October 2012 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

Serial Drama-W: "Shokuzai" (Penance)

Excellence Award and Director Award at Tokyo Drama Awards 2012

Nonfiction-W: "Sketch Travel: 'Toy Story 3' wo Tsukutta Otoko ga Unda Mo Hitotsu no Story" (Sketch Travel: The Toy Story 3 Creator's Other Story)

Excellence Award for Educational Program in Programming category at 2012 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

WOWOW's 20th Anniversary Program "Mitani Koki 'short cut'" (Koki Mitani's Short Cut)

Grand Prix for TV Drama in Programming category at 2012 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

"Nakamura Kanzaburo Tamashi no Butai: Mishimamura Kabuki 'Heike Nyogo no Shima Shunkan'" (Kanzaburo Nakamura's Stage of Spirit: Mishimura Kabuki 'Heike Nyogo no Shima: Shunkan')

Original Programming Award and Grand Prix in Broadcast Program category at 2nd Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

2011

Nonfiction-W: "Taiyo no Otoko Rafael Nadal: No. 1 Tennis Player no Genten" (Rafael Nadal, Man of the Sun: The Origin of the No. 1 Tennis Player"

Excellence Award in Special Awards category (Youth Program) at 2011 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

Drama-W Special: "Naze Kimi wa Zetsubo to Tatakaeta no ka" (How Did You Fight Against Despair?)

Excellence Award in Drama SP category at Tokyo Drama Awards 2011

Excellence Award in Drama category at 28th ATP Award TV Grand Prix

Drama-W: "Saisei Kyoryu" (Renewed Current)

Excellence Award in Drama category at 28th ATP Award TV Grand Prix

Drama-W: "Toi Hi no Yukue" (The Whereabouts of a Distant Day)

Original Programming Award and Grand Prix in Drama Category at 1st Japan Satellite Broadcasting Association Original Programming Awards

WOWOW FILMS: "Mainichi Kaasan" (Mom's Life)

Asia New Talent Award at 14th Shanghai International Film Festival

Nonfiction-W: "Tomino Yoshiyuki Uchu Elevator ga Tsumugu Yume" (Yoshiyuki Tomino: Dreams Spun by the Space Elevator)

Excellence Award in Science/Technology Education category at 52nd Science and Technology Film Festival

2010

Drama-W Special: "Naze Kimi wa Zetsubo to Tatakaeta no ka" (How Did You Fight Against Despair?)

First prize in TV category (Drama) at 22nd Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival (Part 2)

September 2010 Monthly Award in TV category at Galaxy Awards

Nonfiction-W: "Yami wo Aruku: Dialogue in the Dark" (Walking in the Darkness: Dialogue in the Dark)

Excellence Award in Documentary category at 27th ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2010

Drama-W: "Ichio no Suitei" (Tentative Assumption)

Excellence Award in Drama category at 27th ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2010

Drama-W: "Hebi no Hito" (The Snake Person)

March 2010 Monthly Award in TV category at Galaxy Awards

WOWOW FILMS: "Parade"

International Federation of Film Critics Award in Panorama category at 60th Berlin International Film Festival

Nonfiction-W: "Machi ga Odoru! Biru ga Warau! Digital Signage de Kawaru Sekai" (Streets Dance! Buildings Laugh! Digital Signage Changing the World)

Project Award at 41st Science Broadcast Takayanagi Memorial

2009

Serial Drama-W: "Sora Tobu Taiya" (Flying Tires)

Grand Prix for TV Drama in Program category at 2009 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

Grand Prix in Drama category at 26th ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2009

Excellence Award in Drama Series category at Tokyo Drama Awards

"Quest - Tankyushatachi: Uchu Elevator de Uchu he! Aoki Yoshio Kyoju no Chosen" (Quest - Searchers: To Space on the Space Elevator! Professor Yoshio Aoki's Pursuit)

40th Science Broadcast Takayanagi Memorial

"Roman/Porno Densetsu 1971-1988" (Romance/Pornography Legends 1971-1988)

Honorable Mention in First Half of Year TV category at 47th Galaxy Awards

2008

WOWOW Original Anime "Kaiba"

Excellence Award in Animation category at 2008 Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

Serial Drama-W: "Pandora"

Excellence Award for TV Drama in Programming category at 2008 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association

Grand Prix, Screenwriter Award and Director Award in Drama Series category at Tokyo Drama Awards

April 2008 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

2007

Drama-W "Koisedomo, Aisedomo" (Even if it's Romance, Even if it's Love)

Excellence Award in TV category (Drama) at 2007 Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

2006

Drama-W: "Children"

TV Drama Award in Programming category at 33rd Hoso Bunka Foundation Awards

Drama-W: "Haru, Barneys de" (Last Spring at Barneys)

Honorable Mention in TV category at 43rd Galaxy Awards

February 2006 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

Drama-W: "Taigan no Kanojo" (Woman on the Other Shore)

TV Drama Award in Programming category at 32nd Hoso Bunka Foundation Awards

Excellence Award in TV category (Drama) at 2006 Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

2005

"Sengo 60-Nen Tokubetsu Kikaku 'Sokoku'" (60 Years After the War: Motherland)

Grand Prix in Drama category at 23rd ATP Award TV Grand Prix 2006

Excellence Award for TV Drama in Programming category at 2005 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

Excellence Award in TV category (Drama) at 2005 Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

Drama-W: "Blue Canary" (The Blue Canary)

Recommendation in TV category at 43rd Galaxy Awards

May 2005 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

2004

Drama-W: "4TEEN"

Recommendation in TV category at 42nd Galaxy Awards

July 2004 Monthly Award in TV category at Galaxy Awards

Grand Prix for TV Drama in Programming category at 2004 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

Excellence Award in TV category (Drama) at 2004 Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

Drama-W: "Riyu" (The Reason)

Honorable Mention in TV category at 42nd Galaxy Awards

May 2004 Monthly Award in TV category at Galaxy Awards

Honorable Mention at 24th Fujimoto Awards

Director Award at 14th Japan Movie Critics Award

Drama-W: "Renai Shosetsu" (Romance Novel)

Honorable Mention in TV category at 41st Galaxy Awards

Excellence Award for TV Drama in Programming category at 2004 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards

2003

Drama-W: "Koshonin" (The Negotiator)

Honorable Mention in TV category at 41st Galaxy Awards

August 2003 Monthly Award at Galaxy Awards

Drama-W: "Sensei no Kaban" (The Teacher's Briefcase)

Recommendation at 40th Galaxy Awards

Excellence Award in TV category (Drama) at 2003 Agency for Cultural Affairs Media Arts Festival

Grand Prix for TV Drama in Programming category at 2003 Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association Awards