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Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan  (Comculture) 2016

    "Taste of Japan" UN-related event with Tsuji Culinary Institute and Chef David Bouley

David Lee Roth, musician 2012 - 2014

    Personal interpreter and coordinator

Yoshitomo Nara, artist (Asia Society, Marianne Boesky Gallery) 2010; (Pace Gallery) 2012; (Pace Gallery) 2013

    Press interviews, onstage Q&A, lecture at Hunter College for solo exhibition 
    Press interviews, business meetings for ADAA Armory show

Suntory Whisky (French Culinary Institute, Gohan Society) 2010

    Lecture by chief blender Seiichi Koshimizu

Kenya Hara, MUJI designer (Japan Society) 2011

    Lecture, onstage discusssion, audience Q&A

Miyamoto Amon, director (Lincoln Center, Japan Society) 2011

    Press conference and lecture for Kinkakuji

Harumi Kurihara, cookbook author/lifestyle guru (Conran/Octopus) 2009

    Press junket interviews, store appearances, phone interviews, live demos, lectures

Kore-eda Hirokazu, director (IFC films, Tribeca Film Festival) 2009

    Press junket interview for Still Walking at Tribeca Film Festival
    Radio interview on Leonard Lopate Show (WNYC)

Takashi Miike, director  (Nikkatsu Productions) 2009

    Onstage Q&A and press conference at NY Comic Con
    World premiere of Yatterman, press interviews, introduction, and audience Q&A

Takashi Murakami, artist & Sen So-Oku, tea master of Mushakoji Senke (Gagosian Gallery, NYC) 2007

    Private tea ceremonies in conjunction with VIP gallery showings

Sho Sakurai, actor and member of Arashi (Nikkatsu Productions, Johnny & Associates) 2009

    Press conference at NY Comic Con, world premiere of Yatterman, introduction and audience Q&A

Satoshi Kon, animator/filmmaker (Sony Pictures Classics) 2007; (Film Society of Lincoln Center) 2008

    Onstage moderated discussions, introductions and audience Q&A for retrospective screenings
    Press junket interviews for US release of Paprika

Museum of Modern Art (NYC)  2007

    Mediascope program presentation, onstage discussion and audience Q&A with artist Naoyuki Tsuji

Brooklyn Academy of Music (Tsuki Inoue, filmmaker) 2007

    Introductions and audience Q&A for Autumn Adagio

Japan Cuts Film Festival (Japan Society) 2009, 2010

    Press interviews, onstage Q&A’s, and introductions with various guests including directors Isao Yukisada, Sion Sono, Tomorowo Taguchi, Hitoshi Yazaki, and Kazuyoshi Kumakiri, animators Uruma Delvi, actor Eiji Okuda and Tatsuya Fujiwara

New York Asian Film Festival (Subway Cinemas) 2009, 2010

    Press interviews, onstage Q&A’s, introductions, and live commentary with various guests including filmmakers Tak Sakaguchi, Yoshihiro Nishimura, Noboru Iguchi, and Daisuke Goto



The Cove (winner, Academy Award, Best Documentary Feature) 2009

    Japanese subtitles

Whispering Sidewalks (feature length drama, Pacific Film Archive)  2009

    Spotting for English subtitles

Does Your Soul Have A Cold? (feature length documentary) 2006

    Spotting for English subtitles