Language: Japanese, English
Playing age: 25 ~35 years old
Height: 5'6" (169cm)
Shuna Iijima is a bilingual Japanese actress based in Tokyo.
She studied theatre acting and physical theatre in London and since she came back to Japan, she has been actively collaborating with many filmmakers in and outside Japan. She is fluent in English and passionate about working internationally.
Shuna is best known for her performances in "Bad Poetry Tokyo" (2018, directed by Anshul Chauhan) which she won Best Actress Award in international film festivals and "Ken and Kazu" (2015, directed by Hiroshi Shoji).
Year Title Role Director Produciton Company
2019 Hamabe no Gemu Fuuko Aimi Natsuto Wa Entertainment
*Osaka Asian Film Festival 2019 / JAPAN CUTS 2019
2018 Bad Poetry Tokyo Jun Fujita Anshul Chauhan Kowatanda Films
*Osaka Asian Film Festival 2018 / Raindance Film Festival 2018 and more
2017 I Want To Be Loved Lica Ronan Girre Wa Entertainment
Blood, Sand and Gold Xiu Gaelan Connell Golden Hidens Production
2015 Ken and Kazu Saki Ichijou Hiroshi Shoji Independent film
Year Title Role Director Production Company
2018 Moon Rabbit Seiko Kae Ho Independent
2017 KAWAGUCHI4256 Jun Anshul Chauhan Kowatanda Films
2020 "Natsuko" (Short film, First time directing & script writing) *Glasgow Short Film Festival 2021
2019 Panelist at Young Filmmakers Forum in Tokyo International Film Festival
2018 Best Actress Award / Osaka Asian Film Festival (Bad Poetry Tokyo)
Best Actress Award / Slemani International Film Festival (Bad Poetry Tokyo)
Best Acting Award / Atami International Film Festival (Bad Poetry Tokyo)