Directed the animated music videos for Daft Punk
's album "Discovery".
Did You Know?
I went walking around in Africa with a rifle just before an animal protection treaty took effect, so it was a last moment in history. When I traveled from Kyushu to Tokyo, it was on the last steam locomotive. Such experiences breathe throughout all my stories.
Matsumoto has based many of his characters on people he personally knew. Captain Juzo Okita was based on his father; Susumu Kodai was named after Matsumoto's younger brother; Yuki Mori was based on a pen pal of Matsumoto's; Doctor Sado was based on an assistant who served Matsumoto; Captain Harlock was based on an elementary-school classmate.
His male protagonists often have brown shaggy hair.