24 September 1934
Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, Japan
2006 . Fantasy, Animation, Drama, Science Fiction . 1h 38m
Executive producer. When 17-year-old Makoto Konno gains the ability to, quite literally, "leap" backwards through time, she immediately sets about improving her grades and preventing personal mishaps. However, she soon realises that changing the past isn't as simple as it seems, and eventually, will have to rely on her new powers to shape the future of herself and her friends.
2020 . Animation, Crime, Drama . 23 m
Executive producer. The story centers around millionaire Daisuke Kambe, the heir to one of the wealthiest families in Japan, who is assigned as a detective to the Modern Crime Prevention Task Force (aka MCPTF), at the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department. Taking full advantage of his vast family wealth, he spares no expense in solving complex crimes, and has the tendency to evaluate everything including individual human lives in terms of their monetary value. Haru Kato, a detective with a compassionate heart who believes that money isn’t everything, is chosen as Kambe’s partner but is repulsed by his materialistic attitude. Having diametrically opposing personalities, witness how the two join forces to tackle seemingly unsolvable crimes and mysteries!
2006 . Animation, Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller, Fantasy . 1h 30m
As Kuga (voice). When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patient's dreams is stolen, all hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist can stop it: Paprika.
2007 . Documentary . 31 m
As Himself. The making of anime "Paprika" (2006).
1994 . Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Executive producer. Adaptation of the novel of the same name.
1998 . Drama
Executive producer. Eri and Shuji meet as next door neighbors and over the course of a year become lovers. However, just as Shuji is planning on asking Eri to marry him, they are each offered job opportunities at opposite ends of the globe. Pulled apart by their careers, they happen to meet years later and are surprised to find they still have feelings for one another. However, the fact that they are both in serious relationships with other people promises to complicate matters.
2010 . Adventure, Science Fiction . 2h 2m
Executive producer. Akari Yoshiyama is graduating high school soon and is expected to lead new life after she passes the university entrance exam, while her mother is working as a pharmacologist. However, her mother has a car accident and the situation is totally changed. She decides to go to 1972 to fullfil her mother's wish.
1983 . Science Fiction, Romance . 1h 44m
Executive producer. Yoshiyama Kazuko is in the 3rd grade of junior high. One day, she's cleaning in the laboratory, she notices of the smell of lavender, and fainted. Since then, she acquires a mysterious power to travel time.
2000 . Thriller . 1h 41m
As Kazuhiko Teduka. Some students decide to set up a play written by one of their classmates, who has commited suicide. The play is based on a tragic and mysterious legend about a love affair between two teachers at the school long ago. Some girls then accidentally stumble over some information about the legend, and the girl who commited suicide. Shortly after, the girls start turning up dead in seeming accidents.
1999 . Drama, Fantasy, Horror . 1h 24m
As Yukio's Father. A successful doctor, Yukio's picture perfect life is gradually wrecked, and taken over by his avenging twin brother, who bumps off his family members one by one and reclaims his lover who is now Yukio's wife.
1999 . Drama, Fantasy, War . 2h 26m
As Hensei-buchou. In a future where World War II never ended, Japan is decimated by nightly bombings. The only building left standing is known as the Media Station, a broadcasting center responsible for all of Japan's entertainment.
2002 . Drama . 55 m
Executive producer. Depicts a confrontation between sourcerer Abenoseimei and some out to destroy the capital.
2002 . Comedy, Drama, Fantasy . 2h 2m
Executive producer. Jam Films is a 2002 suite of 7 shorts produced by Sega/Amuse.
1994 . Comedy, Horror . 1h 58m
Executive producer. A five-part comedy and horror anthology