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NHK - Tokyo Eye 2020: The Complete Guide to Tokyo Station (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 15, 2018
NHK - Tokyo Eye 2020: The Complete Guide to Tokyo Station (2018)

NHK - Tokyo Eye 2020: The Complete Guide to Tokyo Station (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3200 Kbps | 27 min 59 s | 664 MiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Tokyo Station Marunouchi Station Building Originally built in 1914, Tokyo Station is sometimes referred to as the "gateway to Tokyo." For roughly 60 years, the station building had a makeshift roof and only two floors, but its 2012 restoration brought back the third floor and octagonal dome roof. A new plaza in front of the station was completed in 2017. Station building includes a hotel and gallery.
NHK - Cycle Around Japan - Aichi: Heartland of Japan's Craft Traditions (2018)

NHK - Cycle Around Japan - Aichi: Heartland of Japan's Craft Traditions (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3457 Kbps | 48 min 31 s | 1.19 GiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Michael Rice visits Aichi Prefecture in central Japan. He starts in Nagoya, one of Japan's biggest cities and makes his way to idyllic views along the Pacific Coast. His goal is to catch a glimpse of distant mountains covered in blossoming plum trees. He discovers locally grown cabbage, and a fermented soybean seasoning called hama natto. He comes across unique goods like traditional tokoname yaki teapots made from rich soil and inkstones carved from mountain rocks. Join our 3-day journey and experience traditional craftsmanship and locally grown food!

NHK Kabuki Kool - The Star Dramatists of Kabuki History (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 12, 2018
NHK Kabuki Kool - The Star Dramatists of Kabuki History (2017)

NHK Kabuki Kool - The Star Dramatists of Kabuki History (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2285 Kbps | 27 min 59 s | 471 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Explore 400 years of kabuki history through plays of different eras. Actor Nakamura Kazutaro introduces famous writers from each period.

NHK - Kurara: The Dazzling Life of Hokusai's Daughter (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 8, 2018
NHK - Kurara: The Dazzling Life of Hokusai's Daughter (2017)

NHK - Kurara: The Dazzling Life of Hokusai's Daughter (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1981 Kbps | 1 h 20 min | 1.16 GiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

This programme is about O-Ei, the daughter of celebrated Ukiyo-e artist, Hokusai. She devoted her life to supporting her father's work. Eventually, she became an accomplished artist in her own right.

NHK Kabuki Kool - Enjoying Kabuki (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 6, 2018
NHK Kabuki Kool - Enjoying Kabuki (2018)

NHK Kabuki Kool - Enjoying Kabuki (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2448 Kbps | 27 min 59 s | 503 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Explores shows selected based on modern themes and features Kabuki's creative staging and highlights.

NHK - The Fisherman and the Forest (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 31, 2018
NHK - The Fisherman and the Forest (2018)

NHK - The Fisherman and the Forest (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2849 Kbps | 49 min 43 s | 1.01 GiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

On 11th March 2011, a huge tsunami generated by the Great East Japan Earthquake struck Japan's northeastern coast, including Kesennuma in Miyagi Prefecture. All life vanished from the sea. In despair, an oyster farmer named Shigeatsu Hatakeyama decided to rebuild his life. Though a fisherman, he also spent decades reforesting the surrounding hills and was sure the sea would recover. This program starts following Hatakeyama just after the disaster, showing how the sea and the forest are cleansed through mutual interaction. Featuring his moving monologue, it celebrates the miracle of resurrected life in a seaside village.

NHK - Train Cruise: Touch the Skies of Kanagawa (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 28, 2018
NHK - Train Cruise: Touch the Skies of Kanagawa (2018)

NHK - Train Cruise: Touch the Skies of Kanagawa (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3528 Kbps | 43 min 59 s | 1.10 GiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Presenter JJ starts his journey through Kanagawa Pref. in the naval city of Yokosuka and heads to Kamakura. This ancient seat of political power is alive with samurai culture and history. From there he heads to Enoshima on the nostalgic Enoden line that lazily runs through the streets and along the Pacific coast. Then he takes to the skies for a thrilling ride on a suspended monorail. And for the climax, he rides a train into the mountains of Hakone in search of a stunning view of the heavens.

NHK - Journeys in Japan: Collection 1 (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 21, 2018
NHK - Journeys in Japan: Collection 1 (2018)

NHK - Journeys in Japan: Collection 1 (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2200 Kbps | 10x~27min | 4.58 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Journeys in Japan provides an eye-opening look at the many unique places to visit in Japan. English-speaking visitors travel the length of the country, exploring the culture, meeting the local people, visiting historic sites and offering travel hints rarely found in guidebooks.

NHK - Train Cruise: Pacific Coastal Life in Shikoku Island (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 19, 2018
NHK - Train Cruise: Pacific Coastal Life in Shikoku Island (2018)

NHK - Train Cruise: Pacific Coastal Life in Shikoku Island (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2770 Kbps | 43 min 59 s | 892 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Luke Bridgford travels to eastern Kochi Prefecture in Shikoku where he embarks on his 200-kilometer long eastward journey along the Pacific coastline. He starts on the TOSA KUROSHIO Railway, exploring the epic nature of the Shimanto River basin. He then boards a Limited Express Nanpu with speeds of up to 120 kilometers per hour. He alights in Kuroshio – an old fishing village. Later in the old castle town of Kochi, Luke gets around on Japan's oldest tram, the Tosaden. He reaches the eastern end of his journey on the Gomen-Nahari Line and his goal, Cape Muroto.

NHK - Hiroshima Revealed (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 15, 2018
NHK - Hiroshima Revealed (2017)

NHK - Hiroshima Revealed (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2850 Kbps | 2x~48min | 2.04 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Pulitzer Prize – winning journalist John Hersey caused a sensation when he published "Hiroshima", the first account for American readers of the horror experienced by victims of the 1945 Hiroshima atomic bomb attack. "Hiroshima" stunned readers with its descriptions of the terrible aftermath of the bombing, yet Hersey never spoke about his experience in Hiroshima.