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NHK - Train Cruise: Visiting the Land of Japanese Myths (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 6, 2017
NHK - Train Cruise: Visiting the Land of Japanese Myths (2016)

NHK - Train Cruise: Visiting the Land of Japanese Myths (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3508 Kbps | 43 min 59 s | 1.10 GB
Audio: English AAC 64.0 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Travel

We travel on trains through Shimane Prefecture, a spiritual part of Japan where Japanese gods and humans have a strong bond. We ride a pink train to Izumo Taisha, a shrine where all the gods come to assemble. We start our journey asking the gods to help us connect with others. Afterwards, a wide-open trolley takes us through a mountain range home to the mythical snake beast Orochi. Using a technique called "switchback", the trolley climbs up the mountain for a breathtaking view.

NHK - Train Cruise: Visiting the Land of Japanese Myths (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 6, 2017
NHK - Train Cruise: Visiting the Land of Japanese Myths (2016)

NHK - Train Cruise: Visiting the Land of Japanese Myths (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3508 Kbps | 43 min 59 s | 1.10 GiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

We travel on trains through Shimane Prefecture, a spiritual part of Japan where Japanese gods and humans have a strong bond. We ride a pink train to Izumo Taisha, a shrine where all the gods come to assemble. We start our journey asking the gods to help us connect with others. Afterwards, a wide-open trolley takes us through a mountain range home to the mythical snake beast Orochi. Using a technique called "switchback", the trolley climbs up the mountain for a breathtaking view. We then get on a train designed with kagura, a traditional form of Japanese entertainment.

The Japanese Wife Next Door (2004)  Video

Posted by MirrorsMaker at Oct. 12, 2017
The Japanese Wife Next Door (2004)

The Japanese Wife Next Door (2004)
DVDRip | AVI | 720x480 | XviD @ 1975 Kbps | 60 min | 913 Mb
Audio: Japanese MP3 @ 128 Kbps | Subs: English hardcoded
Genre: Comedy, Pinku

An outrageous and insanely over the top erotic (‘Pinku’) movie that delights in breaking several taboos, in the unique way that only a Pinku movie can! The story starts with office worker Takashi, who shares a drink one night with two women (Mina and Sakura). Fate intervenes and he subsequently ends up marrying Sakura (played by busty JAV Idol, Reiko Yamaguchi). The newlywed couple move into Takashi’s family home (shared with his sister, father and grandfather), but Sakura’s nymphomaniac sex drive soon starts to cause tensions. When Takashi starts to falter in his marital duties, Sakura turns to the rest of the family in order to satisfy her nympho lust….
Discovery Channel - The Rise and Fall of the Japanese Empire (2011) [Repost]

Discovery Channel - The Rise and Fall of the Japanese Empire (2011)
PDTV | 720 x 404 | .MKV/AVC @ 1250 Kbps | 2x~43mn | 887MB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

Explores Japan's ambitious but destructive attempts to lead the whole of Asia out from the shadow of European and American dominance. Recounting the events of the most significant global conflict in the history of mankind and its equally dramatic aftermath, this two-part special investigates new and challenging insights into a battle that shaped the Asia-Pacific region.

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 27, 2017
BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 3483 Kbps | 3x~59min | 4.54 GiB
Audio: English AAC 126 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Dr James Fox looks at the art and culture of Japan.

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 27, 2017
BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1449 Kbps | 59mn 13s | 709 MiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Dr James Fox examines the art and culture of Japan. Dr James Fox journeys through Japan's mountainous forests, marvels at its zen gardens and admires centuries-old bonsai, to explore the connections between Japanese culture and the natural environment. Travelling around Japan's stunning island geography, he examines how the country's two great religions, Shinto and Buddhism, helped shape a creative response to nature often very different to the West. But he also considers modern Japan's changing relationship to the natural world and travels to Naoshima Art Island to see how contemporary artists are finding new ways to engage with nature.
NHK - Train Cruise: A Taste of Japanese Culture along the Oigawa River (2013)

NHK - Train Cruise: A Taste of Japanese Culture along the Oigawa River (2013)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3979 Kbps | 47 mn 59 s | 1.38 GB
Audio: English AAC 125 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

The Oi River (Oigawa) flows through the center of Shizuoka Prefecture starting from the Southern Alps. The Oigawa Railways run a distance of 65km along the river. They feature a nostalgic steam locomotive and a tram which climbs a steep hill. This route draws the attention of railway enthusiasts as a functioning railway theme park. Along the route, we encounter thriving traditional Japanese culture and view beautiful forest scenery from the windows of retro rail cars.
NHK - Dear Japanese People: Donald Keene and Literary Legends (2016)

NHK - Dear Japanese People: Donald Keene and Literary Legends (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1274 Kbps | 48mn 58s | English AAC 91.5 Kbps, 2 channels | 765 MB
Genre: Documentary

Looks at the life of American scholar Donald Keene, a pioneer in the research and translation of Japanese literature who laid the groundwork for putting Japan's prose and poetry on the world map. Hosted by actor Ken Watanabe, this program looks at Keene's appreciation of Japan and its traditional values, his first contact with the people of Japan during World War II, his relationships with great Japanese writers and his perception of the Japanese mindset.

Nippon dorobô monogatari / Tale of Japanese Burglars (1965)  Video

Posted by Rare-1 at May 21, 2016
Nippon dorobô monogatari / Tale of Japanese Burglars (1965)

Nippon dorobô monogatari / Tale of Japanese Burglars (1965)
DVDRip | MKV | 712 x 364 | AVC @ 2000 Kbps | 119 min | 1.89 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 256 Kbps | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Asian, Drama | Japan

Hayashida Gisuke is illegal dentist during the day and a burglar by night. One night during the burglary he becomes a witness of derailment. Later some commies were found guilty in this incident, but he know it wasn't they. He can save innocent people but for that he must confess his own crime.
Muri shinjû: Nihon no natsu / Japanese Summer: Double Suicide (1967) [Repost]

Muri shinjû: Nihon no natsu / Japanese Summer: Double Suicide (1967)
Japanese | DVDRip | AVI | XviD, 1615 Kbps | 720x304 | 25.000 fps | 1.37 GB
Audio: AC-3, 448 Kbps | 1 channel | 01:34:35 minutes | Subtitles: English, French (srt)
Genre: Crime, Drama

Over the course of a night, a sex-obsessed young woman, a suicidal man, and a gun-crazy wannabe gangster are taken prisoner of a gang awaiting a shootout between a rival gang at dawn.