A Look Into Japan

JFC News

There are many ways to find shooting locations in Japan.

One simple way is to search on the Internet, using the Japan Location Database (JL-DB), where you can search by category, region, era, or simply by entering keywords.

Another way is by watching special videos on YouTube.

If you are searching for authentic Japanese looks such as temples and shrines, or beautiful landscapes in Japan, “Peace Nippon (Japan)” is a series of short movies directed by film director Hiroyuki Nakano which introduces unique and beautiful locations in Japan.
Director’s profile is here.

If Japanese culture is what interests you, “kaleidoscopic Japan” is a series of short movies made by international film directors residing in Japan, portraying the lives of different people living in various parts of Japan.
Directors’ profiles are here.