Welcome to the TokyoCinema on the web!
TokyoCinema is a Tokyo based moving image productions in TV documentaries and Scientific Audio Visual headed by film maker OKADA Kazuo. This site made not only be a corporation advertisement but a good information resources of Visualized Biology, Natural History, Anthropology and Folklore of Japan and its surroundings.

Our Address: TokyoCinema Inc. 2-101, 31 Hakusan-2, Tokyo 112-0001 JAPAN @phone: +813-3811-4577 fax: +813-3811-4576 contact: info@TokyoCinema.net

ENGLISH PAGES Started 1999.02.07. Final update 2009.5.20.

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Preview Room for Streamig pictures
New virtual video archives operated by NPO Kagaku-Eizo-Kan title
"The Science Film Museum" which started in April 2007 is already
uploaded nearly 230 titles and one third of them are products from
us, TokyoCinema..
In this Preview Room you can see several classics in high quality
pictures with English narration.

On going production:
Dialogues of Diaspora

A Documentary on two diasporas in Kazakhstan 2004

AINU Past and Present @for The National Museum of Japanese History in Sakura
on the destiney of Dr. Niel G. Munro's film shot in 1930-36.

Observe Motilities Inside the Cell for JT Biohistory Research Hall in Osaka

You can purchase NTSC or PAL DVD-R in NTSC narration in English
Payment: via PayPal Biligual DVD costs US$150
Life in the Abyss
Awarded GRAND PRIZE at the 43rd National Science and Technology Film and Video Festival, Tokyo 2002
The Award of the Chairman of the JAAP (Japanese Association of Audio-Visual Producers, inc.)
at the 12th TEPIA High-Tech Video Concoures, Tokyo 2002

You can purchase NTSC or PAL DVD-R in NTSC narration in English
Payment: via PayPal Biligual DVD-R costs US$300
The Sea in the Seed
- Sperm of Ginkgo biloba and Reproductive Evolution in Plants -

Awarded at the 41st National Science and Technology Film and Video Festival, Tokyo 2000
THE BEST RESEARCH FILM at 21th UNICAJA International Scientific Film Biennial, Ronda, Spain, 2000
TEPIA Grand Prix at the 11th TEPIA High-Tech Video Concoures, Tokyo 2001

You can preview this film with English narration at TEPIA home page by Windows Media (Full 35min. Length)
It is not downloadable. Picture quality in DVD-R is much better than streaming preview pictures.

English Pages

OKADA Kazuo personal profile
TokyoCinema Inc. company profile
Company activities
Products available in video NTSC and PAL with English narration
Video Index of Eurasian and Northern Peoples

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TokyoCinema as a documentator of Japanese Culture

TokyoCinema as Scientific Moving Image Productions

TokyoCinema as a TV Program Production House

new DVD s
eries is completed in Bilingual in Japanese and English narrations or subtitles
You can purchase using PayPal
59min. Digest version with English narration was awarded at 44th Film and Video Contest on Japan

Song Cinema of Almaty, Kazakhstan our partner in Kazakhstan

Bilingual Pages

Introduction of the Staff Member
Introduction of Associate Staff Member
Our Equipment
Business Partners

Access to TokyoCinema


VERY WELCOMED in case your PC can read Japanese Fonts






Japanese Pages with Short Comments in English

OLD TOKYO CINEMA CO., INC. (1954-1983)

Company Profile
Film Lists which awarded at International Festivals
Film List produced in 1950-ies
Film List produced in the first half of 1960-ies
Film List produced in the second half of 1960-ies
Extra Films

VIDEO Products Information

Biology and Natural History

Marine Flowers

You can purchase followin titles with English narrations.
Payment via PayPal
Moon Jelly
Where there is life, there is motion part one
Where there is life, there is motion part two
Developmental Biology of an Aschidian, Halocynthia roretsi
Lords of Hokkaido
High Definition Video Image of Protozoa
Life of the Freshwater Sponge
The Sea in the Seed
The Life in the Abyss

Ethnography/Folklore/Traditional Cultures

Chatkhan and Hai Long Zither and Throat Singing of the Khakas from the Center of Asia
Lean to play Khomus the Jew's Harp of Sakha
IZAIHO of Kudaka-jima Island, Okinawa
UEPOTARA Exorcism rites of AINU in Nibutani, Hokkaido

Latest Productions

THE SEA IN THE SEED -Sperm of Ginkgo biloba and Reproductive Evolution in Plants-


100 Selected Sound-Scapes of JAPAN
Research and Collection of Moving Images on the people of north
Search on old AINU films


EC Japan Archives
Shimonaka Grants for Educational Audio Visual
Shimonaka Grants for Scientific Studies
Pal and Shimonaka Memorial Hal
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