Directed the animated music videos for Daft Punk
's album "Discovery".
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I often think I should work without pretense, not just to tell stories of love and justice. They should also be fun, heartwarming, and unassuming.
The basic look for all Matsumoto's heroines was inspired by an old photograph he discovered during World War II. The photo was of Takako Mise, the granddaughter of Dr. Philipp Franz Von Siebold, a Dutchman and the first European to teach Western medicine in Japan during the 1800s. Matsumoto was also inspired by actresses Marianne Hold
, Eleanor Parker
, Danielle Darrieux
and Kaoru Yachigusa
His male protagonists often have brown shaggy hair.