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Makoto Shinkai

Makoto Shinkai was born on February 9, 1973 in Nagano, Japan as Makoto Niitsu. He is known for his work on 5 Centimeters Per Second (2007), The Place Promised in Our Early Days (2004) and Journey to Agartha (2011). See full bio »
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 2013 The Garden of Words (color designer) / (storyboard artist)
 2011 Journey to Agartha (color designer)
 2007 5 Centimeters Per Second (color designer) / (storyboard artist)
 2007 Neko no shukai (Short) (color designer)
 2004 The Place Promised in Our Early Days (art) / (background art) / (color designer) / (storyboard artist)
 2003 Voices of a Distant Star (Short) (character designer) / (storyboard artist)
 1999 Their Standing Points (Video short) (storyboard artist)
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