YUJI SHIMOMURA, director.
Action director, film director. Actively worked as a freelance stuntman after graduating Kurata Action Club and then worked beside Donnie Yen, action super star/ director in Hong Kong. Currently belongs to UDEN FRAMEWORKS and appeals his talent as an action direcor in various field such as movies, CM, game.
Mostly known for "Gantz: Perfect Answer "(11), "Lucky Seven"(12), " Library War"(13), "Andô Lloyd"(13), "MONSTREZ"(14) and others. For video game movie contents, he has worked on "Devil May Cry 3"(05), "Devil May Cry 4"(08),"Bayonetta"(09). His most successful feature film is "Death Trance"(05).
YOSHITAKA INAGAWA, combat and tactical supervisor.
After years of combat training and practice in-and-out of country, he has trained US Special Forces or Self Defence Force with his unique and yet highly field-based practical methods called Zero Range Combat System. He also serves as a trainer at SDF's domestic bases, military posts, international police agencies and military stations as well as leading the training team for SDF's rapid reaction unit.
BENIO SAEKI, Scenario writer
Novelist. In 2006, she made her debut in her novel “Endless World”(’06). She appears to movies, dramas and stages as an actress.
TETSUYA KUDO, Film
When he worked equipment company to learn a film camera after graduating from the Japanese Film School, he met producer, Fujita of this product. After having studied under excellent photographers such as Daisaku Kimura, he make his debut as an engineer. When he participated short action movie "Yassy" which Hiroko Yashiki is starring, he met Yuji Shimomura. Director Shimomura comes to appoint him as photography afterwards.
KENJI KAWAI, Music
Existence to represent the Japanese soundtrack which an offer of the soundtrack does not stay in from the world. The popularity in Europe is particularly great. He gave many masterpieces emotion. This product was indies work, but he willingly consented to an earnest offer of Director Shimomura.
KENJI SHIBASAKI, Acoustic
His sound design which affected thorough reality and precision attracts attention from the various areas. During the production of "DEATH TRANCE", Director Shimomura offered not to leave any sound other than Mr. Shibasaki in his director's work based on his experience. Also in this work, sounds are properly used depending on the type of gun, thoroughly sound effects are being done.
NOUTOMI KIKUO, Gun effect
He was fascinated by the world of firearms and movies while studying at university, and began making independent films with friends. Experimentally made works caught the eyes of Toei Producer and left to the special effect of movie "Cabaret" released in 1986. Since then, he has launched the special effect team "BIG SHOT" specialized in firearms and has fully advanced into the film industry. He caused a major revolution in the special effects and gun actions of firearms in the Japanese film industry that had previously been handled by props engagement with one hand. Today, as one of the best special effect men in the Japanese film industry, he is engaged in director's work such as Takeshi Kitano, Kinji Fukasaku, Mamoru Oshii, and other gun effects of Japanese leading movies and TV dramas.
SHINICHI FUJITA, Producer
In the 1990s, He made a large quantity of independent films with director Shimomura, Taku Sakaguchi. He participated in "versus" as a shooter, and participated as a shooter / producer at "DEATH TRANCE". Also in this work, he was forced to participate as a producer to handle their selfishness. A representative of ARTHIT Co., Ltd..
MIDORI INOUE, Producer
After majoring in American films at a university, she served as a overseas negotiator at the Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival in 2008. Since then she has worked as an assistant programmer and festival coordinator at numerous international film festivals both in and outside of Japan including the Tokyo International Film Festival, Latin Beat Film Festival, Downtown Comedy Film Festival and so on. In 2015, she set up a lakefront film festival at Fuji Motosu Lake, and tried to spread domestic and international quality indie film. She also plan and management film networking events and produce Internet music radio programs to encourage exchange between film makers in Japan and overseas. For the past few years She mainly does the producer works.