Producer/CEO SHINYA HIMEDA 姫田 伸也


Born in Tokyo. Having a cinematographer as father, he grew up surrounded by film people.
Shinya dreamed to be a sailor and went to marine high school. At the age of 16, he sailed around the Micronesian ocean. After high school, he entered Japan Academy of Moving Images. Then he went to study filmmaking at CUNY in NYC. In 2001, Shinya returned to Japan and worked in various production companies including Amuse, Aoi Pro, Happinet.
Then he worked as a freelance producer for many co-production films.
In July 2020, Shinya launched Gemini Films.