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Nanea Miyata

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Director/Writer Nanea Miyata is a Japanese-Hawaiian woman from a family molded by her severely handicapped older sister. A multi-hyphenate creative who also writes music, Nanea is currently represented by Zero Gravity Management.

In 2018, Nanea wrote, directed & independently produced her first feature-length film “Christmas Harmony”, a holiday musical romance that she sold to Lifetime™. The film premiered on prime time to great ratings, and also features 6 original songs Nanea wrote.

When her next feature film was halted due to the pandemic, Nanea wrote a new feature contained to a 5-person cast & 7-person crew - "Dead In The Water". She directed & co-produced the female-lead thriller while quarantining with cast and crew. The film sold to Lifetime™ and premiered in 2021 as the first-ever debut original movie on the Lifetime Movie Club platform.

Nanea co-founded & runs two prod companies, June Street Studios & Lunar Field Productions. She has written/directed/produced numerous commercials (for major brands like Ford, Honda, Disney and Mattel™), and a handful of short films and music videos.

Nanea has several other feature scripts of the rom com & thriller variety, & TV projects. She is also in ongoing production on a documentary about the race to cure the devastating yet non-degenerative neurological disorder that affects not only her sister, but 350,000 women worldwide.

NANEA MIYATA - Director Reel 2021 from Nanea Miyata on Vimeo.

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