Makoto Shinkai

Birthday:

02/09/1973

Biography:

Makoto Shinkai born Makoto Niitsu (born February 9, 1973) is a Japanese anime director, animator, and principal voice actor. A native of the Nagano prefecture in Japan, he studied Japanese literature in university. He traces his passion for creation to the manga, anime, and novels he was exposed to while in middle school. His favorite anime is Castle in the Sky by Hayao Miyazaki. Shinkai has been called "The New Miyazaki" in several reviews including Anime Advocates and ActiveAnime, comparisons which he calls an "overestimation". Description above from the Wikipedia article Makoto Shinkai, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



Credits

ほしのこえ (2002)
as Noboru Terao
彼女と彼女の猫 (1999)
as Chobi
君の名は。 (2016)
Director
君の名は。 (2016)
Writer
君の名は。 (2016)
Storyboard
クロスロード (2014)
Art Direction
クロスロード (2014)
Director
言の葉の庭 (2013)
Director
言の葉の庭 (2013)
Writer
言の葉の庭 (2013)
Director of Photography
だれかのまなざし (2013)
Director
だれかのまなざし (2013)
Writer
だれかのまなざし (2013)
Editor
だれかのまなざし (2013)
Cinematography
星を追う子ども (2011)
Director
星を追う子ども (2011)
Story
星を追う子ども (2011)
Screenplay
星を追う子ども (2011)
Producer
星を追う子ども (2011)
Cinematography
星を追う子ども (2011)
Editor
ef - a tale of memories. ~Recollections~ (2008)
Storyboard
アニ*クリ15 (2008)
Director
アニ*クリ15 (2008)
Writer
ef - a tale of memories. ~prologue~ (2007)
Storyboard
Ani*Kuri15: Neko no Shûkai (2007)
Director
Ani*Kuri15: Neko no Shûkai (2007)
Writer
秒速5センチメートル (2007)
Director
秒速5センチメートル (2007)
Writer
猫の集会 (2007)
Director
雲のむこう, 約束の場所 (2004)
Director
雲のむこう, 約束の場所 (2004)
Writer
雲のむこう, 約束の場所 (2004)
Screenplay
雲のむこう, 約束の場所 (2004)
Producer
雲のむこう, 約束の場所 (2004)
Director of Photography
雲のむこう, 約束の場所 (2004)
Editor
Hiromi Iwasaki: Egao (2003)
Director
ほしのこえ (2002)
Director
ほしのこえ (2002)
Writer
ほしのこえ (2002)
Producer
ほしのこえ (2002)
Cinematography
ほしのこえ (2002)
Editor
ほしのこえ (2002)
Art Direction
Tooi Sekai (1999)
Director
彼女と彼女の猫 (1999)
Animation Director
彼女と彼女の猫 (1999)
Director
囲まれた世界 (1998)
Director