An acclaimed sound technician traveling freely between fiction and documentary.
Starting his career with the documentary collective Ogawa Productions,
he went on to work with emerging directors such as Naomi Kawase, Nobuhiro
Suwa and Shinji Aoyama, designing the sound for both their fiction
and documentary films. He is also known for working internationally
with foreign directors filming in Japan. His sound works includes
A Japanese Village, Furuyashikimura
(1982, dir. Shinsuke
(1999, dir. Nobuhiro Suwa), H
(2001, dir. Nobuhiro Suwa), Kya Ka Ra Ba A
(2001, dir. Naomi Kawase), Sad Vacation
Aoyama Shinji), Young Yakuza
(2007, dir. Jean-Pierre
Limosin), and Shadow of Sand
(2008, dir. Yusuke Kaida).