Watch our report about an Japanese summer dance festival in Tokyo`s Bunkyo ward! In August PlaNeTV visited the 2nd Bon Odori Dance Festival at the Denzuin Temple in Bunkyo ward. We did interviews with members of the shop owners association that organize this festival and with foreign guest as well as children from the neighborhood. […]
In this special we report about two important activities on the traditional Japanese summer festival called Bonodori: Dancing and eating! Watch all our interviews with the visitors of the 2nd Denzuin Temple Bon Dance Festival in Tokyo`s Bunkyo ward.
Impressions from the parade of S1 League Samba groups at the 36th Asakusa Samba Carnival 2017 in Tokyo, Japan. Did you know that the biggest Samba event on the northern hemisphere takes place in Tokyo`s traditional amusement quarter Asakusa? Established in the 1980s to revive the neighborhood, the Asakusa Samba Carnival now attracts nearly half […]
An interview kimono stylist and hair designer Etsuko Torishima from Niigata prefecture. Together with hair and makeup artist Kei Satoh she created the exhibition and live performance 「幽玄ーYūgenー」 which artistically blends traditional Japanese “kimono” and “nihongami” hairstyle with vanguard makeup.