Born 1980, in Oita Prefecture, Japan.
Entered ENBU Seminar in 2007, a film school, to become a director, while working as a nurse. Her graduation work Yume no Rakuen, Uso no Kuni (Dream Paradise, False Land /2008/49 min) won runner-up prize at Kyoto International Student Film Festival 2008. She continues to work as a nurse. Just Pretended To Hear marks as her debut feature.