Keita Amemiya has proven to be one of Japan’s most popular filmmakers. As the director of films such as Zeiram (1991), Mechanical Violator Hakaider (1995), and Moon of Tao (1997), Mr. Amemiya has amassed a following that few of his contemporaries can match. Mr. Amemiya answered Brett Homenick’s questions about his career in a 2007 … Continue reading IMAGINATION UNLEASHED: An Interview with Keita Amemiya
Kengo Kaji is one of Japan’s most prolific and celebrated writers of manga. However, it’s his involvement with Ultraman and other tokusatsu projects that fascinate kaiju fans on both sides of the Pacific. Mr. Kaji directed episodes of Ultraman Max (2005-06), Ultraman Mebius (2006-07), and Ultraseven X (2007), as well as Ultra Galaxy Mega Monster … Continue reading ULTRA-DIRECTOR! Kengo Kaji on His Career at Tsuburaya Pro and Beyond!