Japan Creator Bank

Creator

Jungo Maruta

Jungo Maruta

Producer
Date of Birth
January 22, 1963
English level
Conversational level
Career
After graduating from Meiji University, Maruta joined Tohokushinsha, a company for DVD production and acquisition of western movies. In 2004, he joined the animation studio MADHOUSE and became the studio's representative director. Many works produced by MADHOUSE, including "Genma Taisen", "YAWARA!", "DEATH NOTE", "The Girl Who Leapt Through Time", "Summer Wars" and more have been awarded multiple times. Currently, he is a producer and director at the production company W FIELD Inc.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Movie (Live-Action) 2017 Hurricane Polymar
Movie (Live-Action) 2017 Sakurada Reset: Part 1
Movie (Live-Action) 2016 Sadako vs. Kayako
Movie (Live-Action) 2016 Erased
Movie (Live-Action) 2014 Girl's Blood
Movie (Live-Action) 2013 Travelers: Jigen Keisatsu
Movie (Animation) 2009 Mai Mai Miracle
Movie (Animation) 2009 Summer Wars
Movie (Animation) 2006 Paprika
Movie (Animation) 2006 The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
2010 33rd Awards of the Japanese Academy Best Animation Film Summer Wars
2009 42nd Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival Best Animated Feature Film Summer Wars
2007 30th Awards of the Japanese Academy Best Animation Film The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
2006 39th Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival Best Animated Feature Film The Girl Who Leapt Through Time