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Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2014) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

David Zellner

Writing Credits  

David Zellner ... (writer) and
Nathan Zellner ... (writer)

Cast (in credits order)  

Rinko Kikuchi ... Kumiko
Nobuyuki Katsube Nobuyuki Katsube ... Sakagami
Kanako Higashi Kanako Higashi ... Michi
Ichi Kyokaku Ichi Kyokaku ... Library Security Guard
Ayaka Ohnishi ... Chieko (Young Office Girl)
Mayuko Kawakita Mayuko Kawakita ... Ms. Kanazaki
Asami Tano Asami Tano ... Office Lady
Ako Yoshida Ako Yoshida ... Office Lady
Anna Wakamori Anna Wakamori ... Office Lady
Risa Hotta Risa Hotta ... Office Lady
Hitomi Sawano Hitomi Sawano ... Office Lady
Maki Issô Maki Issô ... Office Lady
Ariei Umefune Ariei Umefune ... Office Lady
Takao Kinoshita Takao Kinoshita ... Dry Cleaning Clerk
Tetsuya Hayakawa Tetsuya Hayakawa ... Dancing Couple
Mihoka Tomoda Mihoka Tomoda ... Dancing Couple
Yumiko Hioki Yumiko Hioki ... Kumiko's Mother (as Rinko's Mother)
Yusei Fujii Yusei Fujii ... Mayo (Michi's Child)
Natsuki Kanno Natsuki Kanno ... Department Store Clerk
Nathan Zellner ... Robert
Brad Prather Brad Prather ... Brad
Earl Milton Earl Milton ... Bus Driver
Shirley Venard ... Old Woman
Madde Gibba Madde Gibba ... Gift Shop Clerk
Ravi Jasthi Ravi Jasthi ... Motel Clerk
David Zellner ... Deputy
Lucy Luu Lucy Luu ... Chinese Restaurant Owner
Phil Hall Phil Hall ... Cab Driver
Bunzo Bunzo ... Bunzo the Rabbit
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Randy Baranczyk Randy Baranczyk ... Airport Passenger (uncredited)
Stephanie Bright Stephanie Bright ... Airport Passenger (uncredited)
C.J. DeVaan C.J. DeVaan ... Airport Patron with Kid (uncredited)
Fredrika Dukes Fredrika Dukes ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)
John Edel ... Airport Patron (uncredited)
Christian Finch Christian Finch ... Airport Passenger (uncredited)
Ryan J. Gilmer ... Bus Passenger Wearing Hat (uncredited)
Kirsten Gregerson ... Airport Passenger (uncredited)
Kai Mariah Kai Mariah ... Airport Passenger (uncredited)
Josh Thaney Josh Thaney ... Bus Passenger (uncredited)
Joel Thingvall Joel Thingvall ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)
Diane Visser Diane Visser ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)
Karen Voels Karen Voels ... Airport Passenger (uncredited)
Jim Westcott ... Airline Passenger (uncredited)

Produced by 

Deidre Backs ... associate producer
Andrew Banks ... producer
Jim Burke ... producer
Rinko Kikuchi ... executive producer
Cameron Lamb ... producer
Raymond Mansfield ... executive producer
Chris Ohlson ... producer
Alexander Payne ... executive producer
Georgina Pope ... line producer: Japan
Shaun Redick ... executive producer
Christopher Shand ... associate producer
Jim Taylor ... executive producer
Nathan Zellner ... producer

Music by 

The Octopus Project

Cinematography by 

Sean Porter

Film Editing by 

Melba Jodorowsky

Production Design by 

Chad Keith
Kikuo Ohta

Art Direction by 

Michelle Gilstead

Set Decoration by 

Britni West

Costume Design by 

Tony Crosbie ... (as Tony Crosby)
Kiersten Ronning

Makeup Department 

Mary Flaa ... key makeup artist: U.S.
Carrie Messina ... key hair stylist: U.S.

Production Management 

Todd Cobery ... production manager: U.S.
Andrew Hauser ... post-production supervisor
Masa Kokubo ... production manager: Japan

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Matt Center ... second assistant director: U.S.
Tomas Deckaj ... first assistant director: U.S. (as Tomas 'Dutch' Deckaj)
Amber Goerish ... second second assistant director: U.S.
Takashi Sekiya ... second assistant director: Japan
Yuichi Tazawa ... first assistant director: Japan

Art Department 

Matt Joyer ... set dresser
Elizabeth Richardson ... production assistant
Chris Thickins ... property master

Sound Department 

Mark Filip ... foley editor
Ryotaro Harada ... production sound mixer: Japan
René Jones-Jones ... sound designer
Cory Melious ... dialogue editor / re-recording mixer / supervising sound editor
Jim Morgan ... sound recordist: U.S.
Gloria Pitagorsky ... sound producer
Matt Snedecor ... foley artist
David 'Lion' Thompson ... boom operator: U.S.
Kyle Arzt ... trailer re-recording mixer (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Rush Block ... snow assistant / snow effects assistant
Roland Hathaway ... lead snow effects technician
Jason P. Schumacher ... snow effects assistant (as Jason Schumacher) / special effects technician
Dan Yeager ... snow effects technician (as Daniel Yeager)

Visual Effects by 

Nick Smith ... visual effects artist
Catscan Smothers ... visual effects artist

Camera and Electrical Department 

Nathan Armstrong ... first assistant camera (day player)
Justin Cameron ... first assistant camera: U.S.
Kris Drake ... still photographer
Jesse Evans ... steadicam operator
Jeff Fischer ... best boy electric
Chris Hadland ... second assistant camera: U.S.
Bruce Henderson ... key grip
Nick Hillyard ... electrician: day player
Gen Ito ... second assistant camera: Japan
Taro Kimura ... steadicam operator
Ivan Kovac ... dit
Yasushi Miyata ... first assistant camera: Japan
Matt Muegge ... grip/electric swing
Jon Steinhorst ... digital imaging technician
Erik Thomsen ... grip
Jeff Villars ... additional grip
Michael Winn ... gaffer
Dean Woytcke ... best boy grip

Casting Department 

Kati Batchelder ... extras casting
Lynn Blumenthal ... casting director: U.S.
Sadami Hwang ... casting director: Japan
Christian Popham ... extras casting assistant

Editorial Department 

Alex Bickel ... digital intermediate colorist
Jenna Gabriel ... digital intermediate producer
Michael Howell ... color assist (as Mike Howell)

Location Management 

Mitsutoshi Hamazaki ... location manager
Anne Healy ... location manager
Kai Miller ... assistant location manager

Music Department 

Dominique Preyer ... music supervisor

Transportation Department 

Michael Arnold ... transportation coordinator (as Mike Arnold)

Other crew 

Abby Bailey ... production accountant: U.S.
Joah Colby ... production assistant
Conner Evert ... production assistant
Kurt W. Gensmer ... key set medic
Ryan S. Johnson ... production assistant
Stuart Jonker ... title designer
Adam Kersh ... publicist
Chris Perez ... clearance counsel (as Christopher L. Perez)
Debi Pool ... animal wrangler
Cristi Rumpza ... production assistant
Julia Schaffer ... production coordinator: U.S.
Kazuko Shingyoku ... script supervisor
Ryan Smith ... motorhome
Anita Surendran ... production counsel
Amy Thompson ... assistant production coordinator
Karen Voels ... stand-in
Joel Winstead ... key set production assistant

Thanks 

Fred Altman ... special thanks
Cam Archer ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Rebecca Beegle ... the filmmakers wish to thank
John E. Bryant ... the filmmakers wish to thank (as John Bryant)
Andrew Bujalski ... thanks
Zack Carlson ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Chris Carter ... special thanks
John Cooper ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Tobias Datum ... the filmmakers wish to thank
André Des Rochers ... special thanks (as Andre des Rochers)
Jay Duplass ... thanks
Mark Duplass ... thanks
E.J. Enriquez ... the filmmakers wish to thank
James Graham ... special thanks
Christopher K. Grap ... the filmmakers wish to thank (as Christopher Grap)
David Gordon Green ... thanks
Trevor Groth ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Toby Halbrooks ... the filmmakers wish to thank
William Hall ... very special thanks
Kengo Hioki ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Adam Kersh ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Lars Knudsen ... the filmmakers wish to thank (as Tommy 'Sturge' Sturgis)
Hiroshi Kurosaki ... special thanks
Anne Lai ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Philip Loeb ... the filmmakers wish to thank
David Lowery ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Scott Macaulay ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Dan McManus ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Addison Mehr ... thanks
Adriene Mishler ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Matt Muir ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Elmira Nadjarian ... special thanks
Akihiko Naruse ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Jeff Nichols ... thanks
Caroline O'Connor ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Robin O'Hara ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Ginger Ohlson ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Lilian Ojeda ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Alex Orlovsky ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Mike Plante ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Todd Rohal ... the filmmakers wish to thank
George Rush ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Shrihari Sathe ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Michelle Satter ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Anish Savjani ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Gary Temple ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Kotaro Tsukada ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Michael Tucker ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Mike Tully ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Jay Van Hoy ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Rebecca Windsor ... the filmmakers wish to thank
David Wingo ... thanks
Luana Zellner ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Megan Zellner ... the filmmakers wish to thank
Ronald Zellner ... the filmmakers wish to thank

See also

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