88 Hours Meltdown

NHK's flagship current affairs documentary program features a series of specials commemorating the fifth anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear meltdown. 

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Alain Ducasse, Japanese Cuisine Par Excellence

Alain Ducasseis a world-famous French chef and owner of restaurants worldwide, including in Tokyo. He’s fascinated by Japanese cuisine and makes several visits a year to explore local ingredients and culinary techniques. We follow him on his search for premium winter ingredients such as sea urchin, pole-and-line fished cod and traditional Kyoto vegetables. After commenting on the beauty of the way in which they’re prepared Japanese style, he demonstrates his unique style of French cuisine.

  • 2018-08-18T08:00:00-07:00
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Nike's Backstory: Unknown Bonds with Japan

We pursue the story behind the global company Nike's beginnings and how the bold spirit of Japanese trading company employees provided vital support when it nearly went under more than 40 years ago.

  • 2018-08-25T08:00:00-07:00
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Seasoning The Seasons Special: Hawaii Part 1

This program visits places across Japan to introduce the charms of their local daily life and festivals fostered by the nation's long history. Today, the special: JAPANESE Americans in HAWAII, Part 1.

  • 2018-09-01T08:00:00-07:00
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Seasoning The Seasons Special: Hawaii Part 2

This program visits places across Japan to introduce the charms of their local daily life and festivals fostered by the nation's long history. Today, the special: JAPANESE Americans in HAWAII, Part 2.

  • 2018-09-08T08:00:00-07:00
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