The Birth of Saké

PBS Premiere: Sept. 5, 2016Check the broadcast schedule »


Directed and Cinematography by
Erik Shirai

Produced by
Masako Tsumura

Edited by
Takeshi Fukunaga
Frederick Shanahan

Music by
Ken Kaizu

Consultant Editor
Nadav Kurtz

Associate Editor
Juan Leguizamon & Sheila Shirazi

Audio Post Production
One Thousand Birds

Animation & Visual Effects
Aaron Kemnitzer

Nat Jencks

Graphic Design
Studio Network

Fiscal Sponsor

Funding provided by
Mark Karpeles
Yashin Tsumura
Momoko Tomishima
And others. A complete list of funders available at PBS.

Executive Producers for American Documentary | POV
Justine Nagan
Chris White

The Birth of Saké is a production of Cebu Osani, Inc. and Imakoko Media in association with American Documentary | POV.

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