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Shinji Higuchi

Shinji Higuchi is a movie director, storyboard artist and SFX specialist. He is one of the top special effects wizards in Japan, often working in animation. Higuchi is one of the original founders of Gainax, along with Hideaki Anno, Yoshiyuki Sadamoto and Takami Akai. Higuchi gain recognition for his special effects work in Shusuke Kaneko's Gamera trilogy and is a frequent collaborator with Hideaki Anno on both anime and tokusatsu projects.


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Born:
Sep 22, 1965 In Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
10
First Appeared:
In the movie The Making of Gamera: Guardian of the Universe 1995-02-24
Latest Project:
Movie The 12 Day Tale of the Monster that Died in 8 2020-07-31
Known For
Poster of The 12 Day Tale of the Monster that Died in 8
Poster of The Dawn of Kaiju Eiga
Poster of The Intermission
Poster of All About Lily Chou-Chou
Filmography
Movie The 12 Day Tale of the Monster that Died in 8 Unknown 2020-07-31
Movie The Dawn of Kaiju Eiga Himself - SFX Director 2019-04-02
Movie The Intermission 2013-02-23
Movie Death Kappa Reporter 2010-06-25
Movie Tachigui: The Amazing Lives of the Fast Food Grifters Beefbowl Ushigoro (voice) 2006-04-08
Movie Making of "Love & Pop" 2003-07-24
Movie Mike Yokohama: A Forest with No Name No. 19 2002-01-01
Movie All About Lily Chou-Chou Otaku 2001-09-07
Movie GAMERA 1999 1999-02-20
Movie The Making of Gamera: Guardian of the Universe Unknown 1995-02-24