Japan Documentaries

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The Nuclear Option

The Nuclear Option

A renaissance in nuclear technology grows while a crisis continues at the Fukushima nuclear plant...

9.0 Views: 1,574
Science

The World At War: Banzai! Japan 1931–1942

The World At War: Banzai! Japan 1931–1942

Following Japan's conquest of eastern Asia the Allies finally respond with sanctions. They prove ...

8.8 Views: 28,962
History

Unit 731: Nightmare in Manchuria

Unit 731: Nightmare in Manchuria

Features the terrible story behind WWII Unit 731, a japanese military base located in the puppet ...

8.9 Views: 30,852
History

Tokyo Girls

Tokyo Girls

A candid journey into the world of 4 young Canadian women who work as well-paid hostesses in excl...

6.0 Views: 18,396
Society

Appointment in Tokyo

Appointment in Tokyo

This Documentary shows the history of World War II operations in the Pacific, from the fall of Co...

4.5 Views: 8,194
History

Ancient Black Ops: The 47 Ronin

Ancient Black Ops: The 47 Ronin

A look back to 18th-century Japan when 47 dishonoured samurai - known as ronin - gathered to aven...

8.0 Views: 8,707
History

Kyudo

Kyudo

Kyudo means “the way of the bow.” Like many Japanese disciplines, Kyudo is different from its...

10.0 Views: 11,071
Sport

Japan's War in Colour

Japan's War in Colour

Japan's role in World War II gets a whole new perspective in this consisting entirely of full col...

8.8 Views: 5,469
History

Iwo Jima: 36 Days of Hell

Iwo Jima: 36 Days of Hell

No other landing has ever reached this level... Iwo Jima was arguably the toughest battle the Mar...

6.5 Views: 8,551
Military and War

The Zen Mind

The Zen Mind

Zen - a topic very few people can fully understand. This documentary presents a travelogue across...

8.0 Views: 14,165
Religion

Princes of the Yen: Central Banks and the Transformation of the Economy

Princes of the Yen: Central Banks and the Transformation of the Economy

An academic perspective revealing how Japan"s post-war economic, political and social system was ...

9.6 Views: 8,257
Economics

Real Samurai

Real Samurai

A production of Japan"s NHK (Nippon Hoso Kyokai, or Japan Broadcasting Corporation), this roughly...

9.3 Views: 7,165
Art and Music

Radioactive Water: Fukushima Daiichi's Hidden Crises

Radioactive Water: Fukushima Daiichi's Hidden Crises

Nearly 3 years have passed since the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, but l...

3.8 Views: 5,481
Environment

Diaoyu Islands: The Truth

Diaoyu Islands: The Truth

The Diaoyu Islands have been Chinese territory since ancient times, and Imperial Japan annexed th...

7.0 Views: 2,748
History

Secret Life of Japan: Teenage Japanese Killers

Secret Life of Japan: Teenage Japanese Killers

Cold blooded murder and violent crime are rapidly on the increase among the young people of Japan...

7.0 Views: 11,508
Crime

Ancient Marvels: Japan's Mysterious Pyramids

Ancient Marvels: Japan's Mysterious Pyramids

Do undersea relics near Okinawa offer proof of a sophisticated civilization during the last ice a...

6.6 Views: 3,706
History