Born in Nagoya in 1977 and raised in Tokyo and Chicago, Yosuke Kato is a Japanese-English bilingual Cinematographer.
Yosuke graduated with a BA in literature from Waseda University, and started his career at Pyramid Film in Tokyo. After working on numerous commercials, he went on to study at the London Film School in UK, where he specialized in cinematography and refined his artistic craft as a filmmaker.
Since completed his MA at LFS, Yosuke has directed photography on a lot of independent short and feature films, and they have been screened at various film festivals around the world, including Cannes, Edinburgh, Hong Kong and Busan. After coming back to Japan in 2011, he has been mainly working on commercials and music videos.
He is currently based in Yokohama, Japan.