Yujiro Seki

Yujiro Seki

Yujiro Seki is a filmmaker with a BA in Film from the University of California, Berkeley. After obtaining a permanent US residency, he studied full-time in the Cinematography program at the UCLA Extension.

His film "Carving the Divine: Buddhist Sculptors of Japan" has been selected as an official entry in 30 film festivals across the globe, showcased in 22 countries, and earned 13 awards from various festivals worldwide.


59 – Unravelling the Beauty of Japanese Craftsmanship with Yujiro Seki


Passion for filmmaking
Carving the divine
Master-apprentice relationship
The art of ancient wisdom
It's not my ikigai anymore