Taiyo Matsumoto

Taiyo  Matsumoto

Taiyo Matsumoto is best known to English-speaking audiences as the creator of the animated feature picture Tekkonkinkreet, which was directed by Michael Arias in 2006. Matsumoto received a Japan Media Arts Festival Excellence Award in 2007, and an Eisner Award in 2008 for Tekkonkinkreet's English publishing.