DOCS BY THE SEA. LAB: JULY 11–21, FORUM: AUGUST 18–26
Makoto Sugano

Makoto SuganoJapan

Director, Producer (Telecom Staff Inc.), Committee member (Tokyo Docs)
Telecom Staff Inc., Tokyo Docs

Makoto has been a TV programme director on art and science documentaries since 2005. In 2017, he also internationally co-produced a documentary about the first female surfer in Bangladesh. He also plays a role as a committee member of Tokyo Docs, the Japanese largest industry event for docs. He’s currently working on a documentary about communication of the soul between a 94-year old cherry blossom keeper and his 20-year old great-granddaughter as a co-producer.