Naoko Yamada

Naoko Yamada

animation department, director, art department

Naoko Yamada was born on Nov 28, 1984 in Japan. Naoko Yamada's big-screen debut came with Wari to hima na sentaichô no ichinichi directed by Yasuhiro Takemoto in 2006. Naoko Yamada is known for Sound! Euphonium the Movie - Our Promise: A Brand New Day directed by Tatsuya Ishihara, Tomoyo Kurosawa stars as Kumiko Oumae and Chika Anzai as Reina Kosoka. Naoko Yamada has got 2 awards and 1 nominations so far. The most recent award Naoko Yamada achieved is Tokyo Anime Award. The upcoming new movie Naoko Yamada plays is Sound! Euphonium the Movie - Our Promise: A Brand New Day which will be released on Apr 19, 2019.

Naoko Yamada is a Japanese animator, television and film director. Working at Kyoto Animation, she directed the K-On! and Tamako Market anime series and the anime film A Silent Voice.Yamada was born in Gunma Prefecture. As a child she enjoyed drawing images from the Patlabor and Dragonball anime series.

  • Birthday

    Nov 28, 1984
  • Place of Birth

    Gunma Prefecture, Japan
  • Also known

    やまだ なおこ, Ryu Ando, 安堂隆, 山田尚子

Known For


2 wins & 1 nominations

Tokyo Anime Award
TV Category
Winner - Notable Entry
TV Category
Winner - Notable Entry