Born and raised in Yokohama, Japan. Received BFA in Film and Television at Savannah College of Art and Design. Currently based in New York.
I believe in the poetic power of storytelling that transcend social and cultural boundaries to speak to human nature and the complicated circumstances we continually find ourselves in.
I love chai.
I love ramen.
I also love filmmaking.
Great grand-son of a novelist called Akatsuki Kanbayashi.