The Matsumura Family

Sotaro Matsumura is a third-generation Togishi - a Japanese sword sharpener - just like his father Utaka and grandfather Shoichi before him. Ransom is currently producing a documentary on this unique family and how they devote themselves to tradition in a time that values disruption and change.Photography and production by Parker Fitzgerald. Direction and cinematography by Travis Barron.

 
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