Nanako Fukui was born in Tokyo, Japan where she spent her childhood until the age of 18. She moved to the U.S without knowing where her path took her. Storytelling had always been her first love, and soon she decided to become a film director.
She started her career at the age of 21. Since then she directed several music videos, short films, documentary, and commercials and received several awards. She also does 1st Assistant Director professionally and she's done several international commercials such as e-Hi, Huawei and OPPO.