Birth:Oct 13, 1966
Home town:Katano, Osaka Prefecture, Japan
Hiroyuki Okiura is a Japanese animation director and animator. Okiura is known for his detailed effects animation in for example the chopper attack scene in Patlabor The Movie 2 and more recently his highly realistic character animation in works such as the opening credits to Cowboy Bebop: The Movie and several Production I.G features. Jin Roh is his debut work as a director.