Saya Minami

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About

I was born and raised in Tokyo, I have been living in Byron Shire for 9 years.
I am very passionate and serious about acting.

Career Highlights

I experienced to play a lead role in Australian feature film"The Viper's Hex"(2017), U.S. feature film"Midori in Hawaii"(2015), Australian Short Film “Good Fortune Island”(2017). And all these films are selected at international films festivals and had great reviews.

Production Credits

ACTING EXPERIENCE
May 2018
"The Shinjuku Five" Independent Australian Feature Film / Tokyo, Japan
( Lead role : Reika / Yakuza Assassin )
Studio : Black Forest Films
Directed by Addison Heath & Jasmine Jakupi
https://www.facebook.com/TheShinjukuFive/

January 2018
"Rock Sugar" Independent Australian Feature Film / Melbourne, Australia
( Lead Supporting role : Maya / Mother )
Directed by Angela How
https://www.facebook.com/rocksugarthemovie/


January 2017
"The Viper’s Hex" Independent Australian Feature Film / Tokyo, Japan
( Lead role : Kiyo / Prostitute )
Studio : Black Forest Films
Directed by Addison Heath & Jasmine Jakupi
https://www.facebook.com/TheVipersHex
Monster Fest 2017
Japan-Filmfest Hamburg - JFFH 2018

October 2016
"Good Fortune Island" Independent Australian short Film / Byron Bay, Australia
( Co-producer & Lead role : Saeko )
Studio : Powerhouse Media Productions
Directed by Jade Hassett / Written by Gemma Hassett
https://www.facebook.com/GoodFortuneIsland/
Byron All Shorts 2018

July 2016
"Alice" Independent Australian Feature Film / Gold Coast, Australia
Studio : Powerhouse Media Productions
Directed by Jade Hassett / Written by Gemma Hassett

January 2016
“A-chromatic” Independent Australian short film / Brisbane, Australia
( Lead role : Ava / Police )
Studio : Youth with a mission
Directed by Jaehyuk Kim

August - October 2015
"Holiday" Independent Australian Feature Film / Kyogle, Australia
( Lead Supporting role : KAYA / Sydney City girl )
Studio : Backwood Boy Productions
Directed by Tony Lake

September 2015
“Mondo Yakuza” Independent Australian Feature Film / Melbourne, Australia
( Supporting role : YUKO / Daughter of Yakuza )
Studio : Black Forest Films
Directed by Addison Heath
https://www.facebook.com/MondoYakuza
AM Egypt Film Festival
Monster Fest 2016 ( Won the Monsters Choice Audience Award )

July 2014
"Midori in Hawaii" Independent U.S. Feature Film / Kona, Hawaii
( Lead role : Midori / Wedding photographer )
Studio : 24 Frames
Written & Directed by John Hill
http://www.midoriinhawaii.com
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Midori-in-Hawaii
Hawaii International Film Festival ( Nominated for the Best Narrative Award )
Korean International Expat Film Festival ( Won the Best Feature Film Award )
Toronto Arthouse Film Festival
Anchorage International Film Festival
Byron Bay International Film Festival


November 2014
"Tomorrow" Independent Australian Feature Film / Gold Coast, Australia
( Lead Supporting role : Love interest of lead role )
Studio : Powerhouse Media Productions
Directed by Jade Hassett / Written by Gemma Hassett
https://www.facebook.com/TomorrowFeatureFilm

January 2014
"Good Knight Reverie" Student Short Film / Gold Coast, Australia
(Lead Supporting role : Hoshimi / Girl friend of lead role )
Studio : Bond University

January 2014
"Colourful & Impossible" Independent Australian Feature Film / Brisbane, Australia
( Supporting role : Miho / Girlfriend of main character )
Studio : Divingbell Pictures & Robwil Productions
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Colourful-Impossible

November 2013
"Radio Treason" Australian independent feature film / Brisbane
(Lead Supporting role : Fanny Makoto / Supervisor of radio station in WW2 )
Studio : Powerhouse Media Productions
Directed by Jade Hassett / Written by Gemma Hassett
https://www.facebook.com/RadioTreasonFeatureFilm

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Membership Type Emerging Professional