Actor, Writer, Director
Born in Japan, raised in three continents, Mayumi Yoshida is an actor, writer, director, based in Vancouver, BC.
As an award-winning director/writer/actor, Mayumi has been a leading force in emerging Asian-Canadian Cinema.
She’s an alumna of Women in the Director’s Chair Career Advancement Module, Women in Focus Mentorship at Whistler Film Festival and currently the participant of the inaugural WarnerMedia x Canadian Academy Access Writers Program. She recently was also selected to be part of TIFF Netflix Talent Accelerator Fellowship and TIFF Writer’s Studio for 2022.
The latest Music Video she wrote and directed Different Than Before won Jury Award at the SXSW Music Video Competition.
She is currently working on her feature film version of Akashi-あかし-.
Mayumi is repped by Gersh, Characters Talent Agency and Atlas Literary