International Advisor - (In Alphabetical Order)


Works with Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival since 1993 as Coordinator, Director of Tokyo Office, and now on the Board of Directors. Her company Documentary Dream Center organizes film "dojo" workshops and residency programs with Asian filmmakers, distributes Asian documentaries in Japan, handles international liaison for Japanese documentaries, and aims to foster documentary, its makers and audiences through international exchange. One of the founders and board members of non-profit Independent Cinema Guild in Japan. Executive committee member of international co-production forum Tokyo Docs since 2016. She was advisor for Busan International Film Festival’s Asian Network of Documentary (AND) Fund 2006-2018.