Mari Okada

Mari Okada is a Japanese anime screenwriter and, more recently, live-action screenwriter and anime director.wikipedia
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Animation Kobe

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She won the 16th Animation Kobe Award for her work.

Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms

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In 2018, she made her debut as a director with the release of her original anime film Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms.
Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms, officially abbreviated as Sayoasa, is a 2018 Japanese animated high fantasy drama film written and directed by Mari Okada and produced by P.A.Works, featuring character designs by Yuriko Ishii adapted from Akihiko Yoshida's original designs and music by Kenji Kawai.

Hanasaku Iroha

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Hanasaku Iroha (2011; series composition)
The screenplay was written by Mari Okada, with original character design by Mel Kishida.

Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day

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Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day (2011; series composition)
A novelization by Mari Okada was serialized in Media Factory's Da Vinci magazine from March to July 2011.

Fractale

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Fractale (2011; series composition)
The story was developed by Hiroki Azuma and the screenplay was written by Mari Okada, with original character design by Hidari.

Vampire Knight

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Vampire Knight (2008; series composition)
Studio Deen produced a twenty-six episode anime adaptation of the Vampire Knight manga, using many of the same voice actors featured on the drama CDs, written by Mari Okada, and directed by Kiyoko Sayama.

Simoun (anime)

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Simoun (2006; screenplay)

Kodomo no Jikan

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Kodomo no Jikan (2007; series composition)
The anime series, directed by Eiji Suganuma, written by Mari Okada, and produced by the animation studio Studio Barcelona, was originally scheduled to premiere in Japan on October 11, 2007, but two television stations—TV Saitama and Mie TV—removed it from their broadcast schedules.

Popolocrois (anime)

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Popolocrois (2003; screenplay)

Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine

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Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (2012; series composition)
Mari Okada was the main writer of the series, although Itsuko Miyoshi (ep 2), Dai Satō (ep 3, 7, 10), Shinsuke Ōnishi (ep 5) and Junji Nishimura (ep 8) served as episode writers.

Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans

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Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans (2015; series composition)
It is directed by Tatsuyuki Nagai and written by Mari Okada, a team which previously collaborated on Toradora! and Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day.

Sasami: Magical Girls Club

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Sasami: Magical Girls Club (2006; series composition)

M3: The Dark Metal

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M3: Sono Kuroki Hagane (2014; series composition)
It is directed by Junichi Sato, written by Mari Okada and has mecha designs by Shōji Kawamori.

Black Butler

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Black Butler (2008; series composition)
The musical was written by Mari Okada, directed by Sakurako Fukuyama, with music composed by Taku Iwasaki, and lyrics by Yukinojo Mori.

Dragon Pilot: Hisone and Masotan

Dragon Pilot: Hisone and Masotan (2018; series composition)
It is directed by Hiroshi Kobayashi and written by Mari Okada, with Shinji Higuchi acting as executive director, Higuchi and Okada credited for the series' story concept, Toshinao Aoki responsible for the original character designs, Yoshiyuki Ito serving as the animation character designer and Taisei Iwasaki composing the music.

WIXOSS

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Selector Infected WIXOSS (2014; series composition)
selector infected WIXOSS, produced by J.C.Staff, is directed by Takuya Satō and written by Mari Okada, with character designs by Kyuta Sakai and music by Maiko Iuchi of I've Sound.

Mamoru-kun ni Megami no Shukufuku o!

Venus to Mamoru
Venus to Mamoru (2006; series composition)

Gosick

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Gosick (2011; series composition)
Gosick was adapted into a 24-episode anime television series by Bones under the direction of Hitoshi Nanba and script supervision by Mari Okada.

Aria (manga)

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Aria – The Natural (2006; screenplay)
The Gift of the Four Season's Breeze by Mari Okada, Ayuna Fujisaki, Tatsuhiko Urahata, and Reiko Yoshida (ISBN: 978-4-86127-448-0) – published 10 January 2008

Kiznaiver

Kiznaiver (2016; series composition)
Kiznaiver is a 2016 Japanese anime television series produced by Trigger, Aniplex, and Crunchyroll and written by Mari Okada.

Tatakau Shisho

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The Book of Bantorra (2009; series composition)

The Lost Village (anime)

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The Lost Village (2016; script supervisor)
The Lost Village is a Japanese anime television series produced by Diomedéa, directed by Tsutomu Mizushima and written by Mari Okada, with character designs by Naomi Ide and music by Masaru Yokoyama.

Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea

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Nagi no Asukara (2013; series composition)
The screenplay is written by Mari Okada and the original character designs are by Buriki.

Ankoku Joshi

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Ankoku Joshi (2017; screenplay)
The Dark Maidens is a 2017 Japanese film directed by Saiji Yakumo, written by Mari Okada and starring Fumika Shimizu, Marie Iitoyo, Nana Seino, Tina Tamashiro, Riria, Yuna Taira, Takeshi Masu and Yudai Chiba.