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Title:Executive producer/ Co-production, NHK Enterprises
Name:Imamura Ken-ichi
Country:Japan

Introduction

Imamura entered NHK in 1983 as a TV director. His main focus ofinterest has been in international affairs and has directed and producedprograms. Between 2005 and 2009, he worked for NH K Enterprises, the business armof NH K which distributes NHK programs abroad. He transferred to NH Kheadquarters in 2009 and was the producer and the commissioning editor of theslot “World Documentary” until 2012. He was active to attend many internationaldocumentary festivals and co-produced about ten documentaries. Since 2012 he hasbeen transferred to NH K Enterprises again. He is the executive producer and incharge of developing coproduction projects for NHK and producing the slot of “InsideLens” which introduces Asian documentaries to the world. (http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/tv/ lens/) He started Tokyo Docs in 2011 which is the sole internationaldocumentary event in Japan holding the pitching session. (http://tokyodocs.jp)