Noemie Nakai

Noemie Nakai

Writer/Director, Actress

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Entry
  • Freelancer: Available


Based in London.

Writer/director: "The Last Dream" is currently touring the festival circuit (Shorts on Tap/Japan, Breakthroughs Festival/Canada, Ca'Foscari/Italy, KINOFILM/UK, etc).

It was picked up by Film Movement to be featured alongside Kore-eda's "After the Storm" DVD edition. 

Actor: After having studied theatre in Paris and film in Tokyo, she has established herself in Japan as a film and TV actress, staring in both indie darlings and national hits (Death Note, Never Let Me Go).

Production : The Outsider (Netflix), Fin de Matinee (FujiTV), etc

Currently developing two features (drama, thriller) and two short films (comedy) as a writer and/or director.

References upon request. Website: 

Always on the lookout for great collaborators! 

Work History

Filmmaker - Freelance

Jul 2017 - Present

Production assistant - Feature film [FujiTV]

Oct 2018 - Nov 2018

Development assistant - Feature film [DixonBaxiEvans]

May 2018 - Jun 2018

Producer's assistant - Feature film [Netflix]

Oct 2017 - Dec 2017


Film studies - Masters - Waseda University

Mar 2015 - Apr 2017

Law - Degree - Keio University

Mar 2009 - Feb 2013


  • Acting
  • Assistant Directing
  • Directing
  • Director's assistant
  • Events Assistant
  • Improvisation
  • Producer's assistant
  • Producing
  • Runner
  • Screenwriting