The Digital Revolution allows resourceful filmmakers to utilize the new tools and avenues of distribution to bring their vision to audiences. This ease of access to production is a welcome innovation that has to be allied to the fundamentals of screenplay writing. Production has been revolutionized, but the eternal truths of successful film remain unchanged - story is everything. No matter your budget, genre or production environment, in order for your film to engage an audience you need to go through a script development process with a professional screenwriter. KIBO factory will help you ally new technologies with best practice in screenwriting. I specialize in screenplays set in Japan or with Japanese elements included. Get in touch to discuss how I can help with the writing of your project.
Based in Yokohama, I am an award-winning screenwriter, script consultant and filmmaker working between Japan and the UK. I studied at New York Film Academy and The Media School, Bournemouth University, where I received a PhD in Screenwriting in 2018. I consult on project development with various production companies in Japan and overseas, particularly projects that have Japan elements. My short films, both English-language and Japanese-language, have screened and won awards at various international festivals.