Directed the animated music videos for Daft Punk
's album "Discovery" (2001).
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In 2002: 13 years ago  I held delusions of grandeur about starting up a large production company that would rival Disney, and I was about to buy a stock of film and animation cels with the last of my income. But I realized that if it turned out to be impossible, I would end up utterly alone. The economic responsibility overcame the dream. I should be glad.
His penname of Leiji means "eternal samurai", while his birthname of Akira means "become sun/light/fire.".
He often features a cat (based on his own pet cat Mi-kun) in his stories