Japan

Satoyama: Japan's Secret Water Garden (2004)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 5, 2016
Satoyama: Japan's Secret Water Garden (2004)

Satoyama: Japan's Secret Water Garden (2004)
1080p BluRay | 1920 x 1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 2500 Kbps | 52mn 30s | English AAC 224 Kbps, 2 channels | 0.98 GB
BRRip | 720 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1588 Kbps | 52mn 30s | English MP3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 674 MB
Genre: Documentary

The documentary is about how the local residents of this village - Satoyama - live in harmony with nature. "Satoyama" is the word for a unique ecosystem wherein man and nature live in balance.

Smithsonian Channel - Fall of Japan: In Color (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 2, 2016
Smithsonian Channel - Fall of Japan: In Color (2015)

Smithsonian Channel - Fall of Japan: In Color (2015)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3299 Kbps | 46mn 1s | 1.11 GB
Audio: English AAC 144 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, War

When American troops joined the epic battle against the Japanese in World War II, a British journalist followed along, equipped with a movie camera, some rolls of color film, and a powerful friendship with General Douglas MacArthur. Follow the travels of war correspondent William Courtenay and his unrivaled reporting on the Pacific campaign and its great commander. Then witness his remarkable archival recordings, from multiple island attacks to the aftermath of the bombings of Nagasaki and Hiroshima.

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Riding with the Wind in Toyama (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 20, 2016
NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Riding with the Wind in Toyama (2016)

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Riding with the Wind in Toyama (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3181 Kbps | 48mn 15s | 1.12 GiB
Audio: English AAC 126 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

This time we visit Toyama Prefecture in the Hokuriku region. Toyama is about 2 hours from Tokyo by Hokuriku Shinkansen. Bordered by the Sea of Japan to the north and the 3,000-meter Tateyama mountains to the south, this has been a fertile and prosperous area since ancient times. We'll climb into the deep mountains to visit villages that preserve the old ways of life, adapted to surviving and prospering in a harsh environment. The Gokayama region was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995, they are famous for their traditional gassho-zukuri farmhouses, some of which are more than 250 years old. The climax of the trip is a festival in Yatsuo that's been held continuously for over 300 years.
NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Okinawa - The Tropical Yaeyama Islands (2016)

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Okinawa - The Tropical Yaeyama Islands (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3219 Kbps | 48mn 30s | English AAC 125 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.16 GB
Genre: Documentary

The Yaeyama islands in Okinawa Prefecture, where the lifestyle that has existed since ancient times is still strong. The trip is filled with discoveries, including the sabani boats of Ishigaki island made from logs, the exquisite scenery of Taketomi island, and a woman who carries on the tradition of minsa fabric. A stop on Hateruma leads to the island's only school, where kids from kindergarten to junior high study together. Immerse yourself in a 4-day journey through nature and culture.

Secret Agent of Japan (1942)  Video

Posted by ChumPaa at Oct. 14, 2016
Secret Agent of Japan (1942)

Secret Agent of Japan (1942)
A Film by Irving Pichel
DVDRip | MKV | 1h 12min | 718x480 | AVC @ 1690Kbps | AC-3 @ 192Kbps
Lang: English | Subs: None | 991 MB
Genre: Mystery | Romance | Thriller | War

Kay Murdock (Lynn Bari) strolls into the Dixie Bar in Shanghai on November 1, 1941 and asks the bartender for a letter addressed to Captain Larsen, and is referred to Roy Bonnell (Preston Foster), the manager of this combination bar and gambling house. He refuses to turn the letter over to her and she steals it. Bonnell later recovers the letter which contains a coded note. Kay reveals she is an agent of the British Secret Service. Bonnell, a fugitive from American justice, says he will turn over the note to the highest bidder. When he approaches the Japanese, they seize him but he escapes, after learing that the note was part of an alarm for Japanese fifth columnists everywhere after the attack on Pearl Harbor that has just been set in motion.

ITV - Joanna Lumley's Japan (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 24, 2016
ITV - Joanna Lumley's Japan (2016)

ITV - Joanna Lumley's Japan (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2730 Kbps | 3x~46mn | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.61 GB
Genre: Documentary

Featuring the much loved Joanna Lumley, the series will follow her as she travels to the far reaches of Japan, from the icy Siberian seas of the north to the subtropical islands of the south. With her natural curiosity and engaging storytelling, Joanna will take viewers on an adventure exploring some of the most uncharted corners of Japan’s 6,800 mystical islands.

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: The Coast and Mountains of Iwate (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 11, 2016
NHK - Cycle Around Japan: The Coast and Mountains of Iwate (2016)

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: The Coast and Mountains of Iwate (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3594 Kbps | 48mn 26s | English AAC 130 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.26 GB
Genre: Documentary

Cycle Around Japan takes us to Iwate, a large prefecture on the Pacific coast in the Tohoku region. We will start our summer journey from Morioka, the prefectural capital, and ride into the mountain region. Our first stop will be Tono, a rural town in the hills of central Iwate. Tono is best known as a repository of Japanese folklore due to its legends of supernatural creatures.

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Boso Peninsula (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 24, 2016
NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Boso Peninsula (2016)

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Boso Peninsula (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3269 Kbps | 48mn 15s | English AAC 126 kbps, 2 channels | 1.15 GB
Genre: Documentary

We ride 350km from Narita International Airport Tokyo to Boso Peninsula in Chiba Prefecture.
Chiba Prefecture is located directly east of Tokyo. A large part of the prefecture is made up of the Boso Peninsula which shields Tokyo Bay from the Pacific Ocean. Narita Airport is located northern part of the peninsula.

Gaycation: Japan (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 21, 2016
Gaycation: Japan (2016)

Gaycation: Japan (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2078 Kbps | 44mn 11s | 794 MiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Ellen and Ian are in Japan, on a journey which includes getting friendship-married at a Buddhist temple, working at a rent-a-friend agency and joining the party in the world's smallest gay bar.
History Channel Our Century - Turning the Axis Tide: The Battles that Doomed Japan (1999)

History Channel Our Century - Turning the Axis Tide: The Battles that Doomed Japan (1999)
DVDRip | 704x536 | .MKV/AVC @ 2009 Kbps | 1h 8mn | 1.09 GiB
Audio: English AC3 256 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Drawing on one of the largest libraries of combat footage on earth, this program details how the Allies finally won the Pacific War. The stunning sneak attack on Pearl Harbor and the European colonies in Southeast Asia was the beginning of six months of unbroken conquests for the forces of Imperial Japan. But finally the Allied forces rallied, and they began the long fight to win back the Pacific. The Allies began their first strategic offensive against Japan with landings on the Solomon Islands and Admiral Halsey's Battle of the Bismarck Sea helped neutralize the Japanese Offensive.