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Dear Friends As of last Friday, July 11th, 2014, after 7 years of dream-come-true time of my life, I decided to leave Pixar Animation Studios to pursue new adventures with yet another former Pixar artist Robert Kondo. Before I joined Pixar, I always heard how incredible Pixar was. How the company was purely interested in […]


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It’s been 3 years…..

I’ll be having my annual Artists Help Japan fundraiser starting tomorrow, the third year mark of the Tohoku earthquake/tsunami disaster in Japan. 100% of the proceeds will go to non profit Peace Winds. There are still more than 200,000 people away from home in the affected area. We think(or would like to believe) things got […]

The Dam Keeper Official Trailer

We just released the official teaser of our independent short The Dam Keeper We will premiere at Berlin International Film Festival next Tuesday!

The Dam Keeper at Berlinale!

The world premiere of our indy short film,The Dam Keeper will be at Berlin International Film Festival! Before we started submitting for festivals, Robert Kondo and I said to each other, “it’d be great to open our film in Berlin.” We cannot believe our wish came true! We are coming to Berlin next month to attend the festival. […]