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Cast and Crew Bios

The following descriptions are brief references to use to quickly identify other films in which the individual has been involved. For more detailed information, see the “Links” page or search on Wikipedia, IMDb etc.

Director: Takahisa Zeze

Director/screenwriter born 1960 in Tochigi, Japan. Filmography: Extracurricular Activity: Rape! (1989), Beast Lust: Devil Rampage (1989), Indecent Tongue Technique (1990), Molester’s Train: Rie’s Fundoshi Underwear (1990), Obscene Runaway Gang: Beast (1991), Amazon Garden: Uniform Lesbians (1992), Molester’s Train: Mischievous Wives (1992), Widow: Bliss on the Seventh Day of Mourning (1993), Widow: Bliss in a Mourning Dress (1993), High Class Bathhouse Sex Technique: Blissful Secret Acts (1994), Genuine Lesbian: Embarrassing Position (1994), Lots of Dirty Stuff (1995), Endless Sex (1995), Red Love Affair (1996), Fox Spirit (1997), Woman with Black Underwear: Snake-Headed Fish (1997), Anarchy in Japansuke: The Woman Who Comes When Watched (1999), Hysteric (2000), Tokyo x Erotica (2001), Rush! (2001), Dog Star (2002), Moon Child (2003), A Gap in the Skin (2004), Sanctuary (2006)

Cinematographer: Takahide Shibanushi

Music: Goro Yasukawa

Composer born on August 9, 1965 in Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Partial filmography: Gekka no Ran (1991), Original Sin (1992), Freeze Me (2000), Dog Star (2002), Moon Child (2003), Lady Joker (2004), Furyo Shonen no Yume (2005), Vanished (2006), Three for the Road (2007), Love Fight (2008), Pandemic (2009)

Sound: Makio Ika

Editor: Masahiro Onaga

Writers: Gackt, Takahisa Zeze, and Kisyu Izuchi

Producer: Takashi Hirano

HydeHYDE Takarai as “Kei”

Singer/musician born on January 29, 1969 in Wakayama, Japan. Filmography: Moon Child (2003) and Kagen no Tsuki (2004)

Gackt Camui as “Sho”

Singer/musician/actor/writer born on July 4, 1973 in Okinawa, Japan. Filmography: Soyokaze (2002), Hero’s Hero (2002), Moon Child (2003), Bunraku (2010)

Wang Leehom as “Son”

Singer/musician/actor born on May 17, 1976 in Rochester, New York. Filmography: China Strike Force (2000), Ashes to Ashes: Against Smoking (2000), The Avenging Fist (2001), Moon Child (2003), Starlit High Noon (2005), Lust Caution (2007)

Zeny Kwok as “Yi Che”

Actress born on February 24, 1984 in in Hong Kong. Filmography: Glass Tears (2001), Merry-Go-Round (2001), Moon Child (2003)

Taro Yamamoto as “Toshi”

Actor born on November 24, 1974. Partial filmography: Love Letter (1998), Battle Royale: Survival Program (2000), Go (2001), Moon Child (2003), Akai Tsuki (2004), Under the Same Moon (2005), The Triumphant General Rouge (2009)

Susumu Terajima as “Shinji”

Actor born on November 12, 1963 in Tokyo, Japan. Partial filmography: Violent Cop (1989), A Scene at the Sea (1992), Sonatine (1993), Hanabi (1997), After Life (1998), Brother (2000), Distance (2001), The Blessing Bell (2002), Moon Child (2003), The Taste of Tea (2004), Funky Forest (2005), Glory to the Filmmaker (2007), Air Doll (2009)

Anne Suzuki as “Hana”

Actress born on April 27, 1987 in Tokyo, Japan. Filmography: Juvenile (2000), Snow Falling on Cedars (2000), Returner (2002), Going Through a Labyrinth (2002), The Blue Light (2003), 9 Souls (2003), Moon Child (2003), Hana and Alice (2004), Hanging Garden (2005), Glory to the Filmmaker (2007), Tsubaki Sanjuro (2007)

Etsushi Toyokawa as “Luka”

Actor/director born on March 18, 1962 in Osaka, Japan. Partial filmography: Boiling Point (1990), Love Letter (1995), Dog Star (2002), Inochi (2002), Moon Child (2003), Beat Kids (2005), Hula Girl (2006), Loft (2006), Southbound (2007)

Ryo Ishibashi as chief inspector

Actor born on July 20, 1956 in Japan. Filmography: A Sign Days (1989), American Yakuza (1993), Blue Tiger (1994), Back to Back (1996), Kids Return (1996), Audition (1999), Brother (2000), Suicide Club (2002), Moon Child (2003), The Grudge (2004), The Grudge II (2006), Shamo (2007), War (2007)

Kanata Hongo as younger “Sho”

Actor/model born on November 15, 1990 in Sendai, Japan. Filmography: Returner (2002), Moon Child (2003), Hinokio: Intergalactic Love (2005), Until the Lights Come Back (2005), The Prince of Tennis (2006), Nana II (2006), Silk (2007), The Blue Bird (2008), The Fiend with Twenty Faces (2008), Goth (2008), Gantz (2011)

Seiji Chihara

Actor born on January 25, 1970 in Kyoto, Japan. Filmography: Young Thugs: Innocent Blood (1997), Barber’s Sorrow (2002), Moon Child (2003), Tokyo Psycho (2004), Hanging Garden (2005), Hana (2006)

Koji Chihara

Actor born on March 30, 1974 in Kyoto, Japan. Filmography: Young Thugs: Innocent Blood (1997), Pornostar (1998), Hysteric (2000), Rush! (2001), Moon Child (2003), Nine Souls (2003), Kaminari Hashiru Natsu (2003)

James H. Thomas

Freelance actor/director born on September 3, 1961 in New York City. Filmography: Moon Child (2003)

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