Gisaburou Sugii

杉井ギサブロー, 杉井儀三郎
Birth:Aug 20, 1940
Years active:1958-Present
Hometown:Numazu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
Wiki jp Wiki en Gisaburou Sugii is a Japanese anime director and Nihonga artist. He is perhaps most wellknown for his work as a director on Touch an anime adaptation of Mitsuru AdachiMitsuru Adachis manga series of the same name. Also noted for the movie adaptation of the Arashi no Yoru ni childrens book series and the movie Night on the Galactic Railroad He is a member of the Directors Guild of Japan and the Japanese Animation Creators Association.