Takeshi Shibasaki

Producer / NHK

Since Takeshi Shibasaki joined NHK in 1997 he has been worked on programs about science, nature and the environment. His directing and producing credits include 3D Planet LiveTotal Solar EclipseCrumbling EarthDeep-Sea Exploration: Tracing the Birth of Life, and The Sea of Zipang, as well as award-winning The Arctic Circle, which was co-produced by NHK, Telepool GmbH and National Film Board of Canada, in association with Discovery Channel Canada, and Peabody Award winning Surviving the Tsunami. Shibasaki is now the editor of the weekly science program Cosmic Front, actively making use of 4K/8K and VR technology encompassing planetarium and game use. He is also in charge of the 4K-UHD Live Transmission from Antarctica.