1. Handmade Portraits: The Sword Maker


    from Etsy Added 952K 5,350 74

    As one of Japan's last remaining swordsmiths, Korehira Watanabe has honed his craft for 40 years while attempting to recreate the mythical Koto sword. Read the Etsy blog post: etsy.me/theswordmaker. Music…

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    • The Birth of Saké


      from erik shirai Added 52.8K 597 9

      The official trailer for Birth of Saké. In a world where most mass produced goods are heavily automated, a small group of artisans must brave unusual working conditions to preserve a 2000-year-old…

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      • Yuasa Town : The Birthplace of Soy Sauce / Long Version.


        from Mile Nagaoka Added 12.4K 239 11

        Yuasa, a small coastal town in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan, is a fishing port and the producer of one of Japan’s most well known mandarin oranges, the Arida mikan. But a stroll through the traditional…

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        • UKIYO-E PROJECT #1 / Tokyo × Ukiyo-e people


          from WALK3000 Added 11.3K 145 2

          Discover the true understanding of Ukiyo-E. ‘UKIYO-E PROJECT” will set up a new hypothesis that would overcome a stereotype of perceiving Ukiyoe culture. All pieces shown in the movie…

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          • Glimpses of Tokyo 2012 - 2013


            from ohayuni71 Added 1,137 33 2

            All footage was taken with an iPhone 4S from March 2012 to April 2013. Enjoy the virtual Tokyo tour! http://youtube.com/user/ohayuni71 --Visit for more videos-- -*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*- Music…

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            • A Closer Look at Japanese Animation & Life


              from Daniel Liem Added 1,849 30 0

              Stanford Japan Study Abroad Bing Overseas Studies Program (BOSP) in Kyoto, Winter 2013 OSPKYOTO 64: Japanese Popular Culture Professor Sally McLaren 5-Unit Extra Film Project March 11, 2013 Personal…

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              • BBC Japan in Vietnam


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                To welcome Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko to Vietnam for the first time, BBC commissioned an animated video that showcases 5 things from Japanese culture that are popular in Vietnam. Credits: Brand:…

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                • A filmmaker’s perspective on Japan.


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                  It’s impossible to understand a country or culture in a matter of weeks, but we only have one chance to get a first impression, and those first reactions are great ways to identify interesting…

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                  • JAPAN


                    from crashdummy.net Added 1,931 24 6

                    A holiday documentary about my 3 weeks journey to Japan which I did in 2012. It leaves me with many incredible memories and desire to know more about this wonderfully colorful, traditional, mad, fast…

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                    • Japanese Lucky Rake Fair with Many Stalls at Kawaguchi Shrine [iPhone 4S/HD]


                      from ohayuni71 Added 1,003 19 3

                      youtube.com/user/ohayuni71 --Visit for more videos-- From November to December, many 'lucky rake fairs' are held at shrines around Japan. People visit a fair to get a decorated bamboo…

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