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Three Films That Perfectly Capture Hokkaido’s Cinematic Beauty
June 12, 2018 0 Likes
Sitting right up on one of the northernmost corners of Japan, Hokkaido is generally known for two th
Japanese Weddings On Film: Western Vows And Shrines Whispers
June 12, 2018 0 Likes
Japan is a study in contrasts — a nation where modern foreign influences and ancient traditions coll
Two Ends, Two Sights: Hokkaido and Okinawa in Popular Japanese Cinema
April 27, 2018 0 Likes
Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost, second-largest island and the nation’s largest prefecture, contrasts
4 Japanese Movies That Show What’s It Like To Drop Everything And Start Anew In Tokyo
April 06, 2018 0 Likes
Moving to Tokyo, the big city many living in Japan’s rural areas oftentimes naively dream of, is a r
Fleeting Beauty: A Film Journey Through 4 Of Japan’s Most Scenic Sakura Locations
March 19, 2018 0 Likes
Sakura, Japan’s cherry blossoms, are more than just beautiful for the Japanese. With a cultural sign
Ramen In Japanese Cinema: More Than Just A Bowl of Noodles
March 02, 2018 3 Likes
A typical ramen shop in Japan has no more than ten, maybe fifteen seats. The buildings are often sho
4 Makoto Shinkai Films You Should Know (that aren’t Your Name)
January 26, 2018 17 Likes
Your Name, the heartwarming story of two high-school students on an emotional, consciousness-swappin
Scenic Japan: Travel To Japan’s Most Beautiful Places With These Movies (Part II)
January 22, 2018 8 Likes
After traveling from Hokkaido to Aichi in central Japan in Part I of our film journey throughout Jap
5 Japanese Movies That Will Warm Your Heart This Winter
December 27, 2017 13 Likes
Up in the north and along Japan’s seas, the winter is cold and severe. But while the world outside i
Beyond Hatsumode And Otoshidama: New Year Traditions As Seen In Japanese Movies
December 27, 2017 36 Likes
Every country has its own unique traditions and practices for celebrating the end of the old year an
Cakes And Puddings: 4 Memorable Dessert Movies From Japan
December 27, 2017 11 Likes
Japan certainly has a sweet tooth — as well as perfectionism toward details that the art of making s
Scenic Japan: Travel To Japan’s Most Beautiful Places With These Movies (Part I)
November 17, 2017 8341 Likes
Iconic Mt. Fuji, Tokyo’s skyscrapers looming above the seemingly chaotic yet surprisingly civil “scr
7 Movie Locations You Can Actually Visit In Japan
September 20, 2017 20 Likes
When films truly touch us, particularly when the settings play a very prominent role in the narrativ