Mikiko Sasaki is a filmmaker based in Oakland, CA. She grew up in Iwate prefecture of Nothern Japan. Her award winning short documentary, Story of a Businesswoman, screened at numerous film festivals around the country, and was broadcasted on MNET in 2011. Her 2016 feature film, The Great Sasuke, received the Best Editing Award at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival. Mikiko also works as a documentary and commercial editor in the San Francisco Bay Area, and is currently developing a few documentary projects.