UV TOKYO - Urban Villages Tokyo at Temple University Japan
2011-present. This is a faculty and students run research project that focuses on major cities and those problems which significantly affect the lives of its citizens. So far we have done research and filmed in in Manila, Jakarta, Beijin, Bangladesh, Delhi, Mumbai and finally Tokyo. I am assisting with the completion of the Tokyo segment
March 2010 to June 2011 worked as associate producer and translator for the 2010 U.S - Japan Creative Arts Fellows John Haptas and Kris Samuelson, on their documentary about crows in Tokyo- currently shopping to festivals and distributors!
May 2010: worked sound for a Venezuelan filmmaker Kaori Flores Yonekura, on a documentary that will trace her Nikkei roots and shine light on the lives of Japanese immigrants and the Japanese diaspora in South America.
January to June 2010: sometimes helping out with production managing but mostly documenting the promotion and music video making of Philly based hip-hop artist Legrand with JJ Aucouturier and students at TUJ. Check out the vid!