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Takashi Doscher

Los Angeles, CA
Takashi Doscher is an award-winning writer and director, caught between the worlds of scripted drama and cinematic documentary. His feature film, Only, starring Freida Pinto and Tony-winning Leslie Odom Jr premiered at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival. Previously, his film, Still, starring Madeline Brewer, sold to The Orchard for world-wide distribution after picking up several awards on the festival circuit. In November 2018, his international music documentary, Hear Us, premiered across the country on PBS. It won a World Silver Medal at the NY Film and Television Awards.

Takashi has been named on the Tracking Board's HIT List and Young & Hungry List, as well as featured on Short-of-the-Week and Vimeo Staff Picks. He is the youngest director to sell a film to ESPN with his feature documentary, A Fighting Chance. His ESPN follow-up captured the first ever summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro by a quad-amputee. The story won an ESPY in 2013.