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[What he considers his most important experience as a screenwriter, relating to Puella Magi Madoka Magica
(2011)] Before I worked on Madoka, I worked with Ichirô Itano
(2008), and he taught me what it meant to work on a screenplay, and then with Yôsuke Kuroda
, who taught me the spirit behind screenplays. I consider both of them my mentors.