Yoshiro “Dr. NakaMats” Nakamatsu is very well known in Japan. With more than 3300 patents he is the world record holder of patents (more than Thomas Edison, he boasts). He is about to celebrate his 80th birthday, but feels younger than ever with an enormous energy. In fact he is certain that he will live to at least 144 years old. But how will Dr. NakaMats accomplish this? The documentary film “The Invention of Dr. NakaMats” follows this extraordinary Japanese celebrity on his mission to elongate life. All the while he is creating new inventions (he says he invented floppy discs, the CD, the DVD, the karaoke machine, and lots more. Is he for real?
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