highrockfilm is a film & video production company based in Tokyo. We regularly work with a range of domestic and International clients such as; Tsuburaya Production, AVEX group, Christian Dior, Volvo Group, UD Trucks, and Moet Chandon. The strengths that highrockfilm brings to each and every project are creativity, reliability, flexibility and mobility. We ascertain the requirements, and organize crews in order to work efficiently and get optimal results. As highrockfilm produces content globally, we bring talented creatives from different continents together, resulting in the highest quality productions in the film & video industry.
Director/ Producer Hiroki Sugino
Hiroki Sugino is an award-winning director and producer. He started highrockfilm in Los Angeles while studying film production, before moving back to Japan in 2008. His first directed short film, Still Searching, was selected for the 2nd annual Akira Kurosawa Memorial Film Festival.Â His first directed feature documentary film, FREEDIM won "Best Feature Documentary Film" and "First Director" awards in the 2018 World Music and Independent Film Festival. FREEDIM was officially selected for the Toronto International Independent Film Festival and Russia Film Festival, and screened at the African World Documentary Film Festival, IREP Film Festival and Belize International Film Festival in 2018.
2004 Panavision New Filmmaker Program
2007 Akira Kurosawa Memorial Film Festival "Official Selection"
2008 filmo "User Award"
2009 D2 Marketing Award ""
2018 World Music & Independent Film Festival "Best Feature Documentary" "First Director"
2018 Toronto Film Festival "Semi Finalist"
2018 I Rep Film Festival "Official Screening"
2018 Africa World Documentary Film Festival "Official Screening"
2018 Belize International Film Festival "Nomination"
2018 Moscow Film Festival "Nomination"
2019 Hong Kong Film Festival "Best Asian Film Awards"
2019 Cyprus International Film Festival "Nomination"
2019 Italy Film Festival "Official Selection"
2019 World Film Fair "Official Screening"
Company Name：highrockfilm Inc.
1-18-2 Koenjiminami Suginamiku Tokyo, Japan
844 Higashi isshiki Inabe-cho Inabeshi Mie, Japan