1. Photographer Gui Martinez escapes the chaotic concrete jungle of Tokyo to exercise his creative spirit on a solo motorcycle journey deep into the Japanese countryside. A true to life portrait of one of Tokyo’s finest and most in-demand artists and an intimate and visual character study of spiritual and artistic balance through moving and still images.

    Check the full project here -> guimartinez.com/collaborations


    Produced by poweredby.tokyo
    Directed by Jeremy Rubier

    Creative Director: Chace Fedor
    Producers: Asako Tomotani & Chace Fedor
    B Camera: Artem Skiy

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  2. “Is it possible to stand where no one has before?.”
    In search for the less obvious, Sam Smoothy Jeremie Heitz and Dane Tudor set out to explore Hokkaido, an island with over 15 metres of annual snowfall. And in looking for something different, they found something else.

    We are excited to release our latest collaboration with Audi Canada.
    More info can be found here: audi.com/quattroroadtrip

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  3. japan: "Senri no michi mo ippo kara" "Even a road of thousand miles begins with a single step."
    Filmed and created by Nicolas Bailleul in Japan. Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and Koyasan.

    Thanks to Osaka Safari

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  4. うたとアニメーションシリーズ“ようこそぼくです”の第4弾。コリツツナガレと自己暗示する歌「レッツコリツ」、ずっと待っていた謎の女“ようこ”が歌う「ようこ素朴です」、ミミズのあの子も年上のあの子もみんなでくびをのばす歌「こそこそぼくです」の3曲入りです。3曲を通して見えてくる“ようこそぼくです”ってなんですか?(2016)

    This is the 4th music and animation series titled “Yokoso Bokudesu” (Welcome it’s me). This series consists of three songs. “Let’s Coritsu”(Be isolated), a song wising for an isolated situation to be connected, “Yoko is Naive”, a song by a mysteriyous woman who has been waiting for something for a long time, and “Kosokoso Bokudesu”, where an earthworm boy, a senior guy, and others extend their own necks. Through these three songs, what do you see in Yokoso Bokudesu?

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  5. A documentary shot and directed by myself and Jacob Hodgkinson in Tokyo and Osaka in 2016.

    Chicano is an exploration between the similarities and differences between Chicano culture in America
    and Japan, and how the scene is not all about gang culture, but has a deep-seated root in family values.

    The film is currently being featured on Dazed.

    Directors: Louis Ellison & Jacob Hodgkinson
    Produced by: Louis Ellison & Jacob Hodgkinson
    Editor: Buster grey-jung
    Sound Design: Buster Grey-Jung
    Colourist: Jonny Tully @Smoke&Mirrors

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