S H I M O N  M A C H I D A


Shimon has worked in Vancouver and Tokyo as a director, writer, cinematographer, and as a music composer.

Upon receiving his Diploma for Motion Picture Arts in North Vancouver, Shimon flew to Tokyo — the city where he was born, to further broaden his horizons in the film industry.

In Japan, Shimon directed a music video for Blak Suit, a commercial for Voyager Guitars, and composed music for multiple short films and documentaries overseas.

Shimon worked with Wonderstanding Japan Limited as a creative director and is currently a freelance filmmaker.

He is now back in Vancouver and completed the Motion Picture Bachelor program.