Atsushi Ogata was born in Japan and raised partially in the U.S. He graduated from Harvard College and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and has worked worldwide as a film director, scriptwriter, video artist and actor. Eternally Yours, Ogata’s latest short film, was selected for the prestigious New Directors/New Films Festival in New York in 2007, as well as other festivals. Cast Me If You Can is his feature film debut.
Ogata’s dramatic feature Cast Me If You Can will be featured at the 2010 Heartland Film Festival.