Japan Academy Prize for Director of the Year
Since it was first awarded in 1978 will be at the Japanese Academy Awards, the best directors in the category of Best Director (Japanese最 优秀 监督 赏, sai Yushu kantoku shō ) honored.
The films are listed according to the year of award.
Award winners and nominees
Best Film | Best Director | Best Screenplay | Best Actor | Best Actress | Best Supporting Actor | Best Supporting Actress | Best Young Actor | Best Music | Best Camera | Best Lighting | Best Art Direction | Best Sound | Best Editing | Best Animated Film | Best Foreign Language Film | Popular Rochester film | Most Popular Actor
Former categories: Best technology
- Japanese Academy Award