What we do

“IZAIHO filmed in documentaries”
- A series of Six Screenings & Talk Sessions -

  • Organization : Visual Folklore Inc.
  • Section : Artistic and creative activity in Tokyo
  • Type of Grant Program : Single
  • Art Forms : Interdisciplinary


This is a series of six film screenings and talk sessions on IZAIHO films. Filmmakers from each era who have filmed IZAIHO and island culture on Okinawa’s Kudaka Island since the 1960s are invited to screen their works and give lectures.


Visual Folklore Inc.
Produces documentary films, television documentaries, and documentary footage of intangible folk cultural assets, and engages in DVD production and sales, distribution, screening planning, publishing, and museum exhibition planning/coordination. In the field of Japan and Asia, the company has made many visualizations of the folk culture of various regions, and has introduced the rich and diverse culture through broadcasting and screening activities.


Yuko Watanabe
Office Administrator
3F OSK Catherina Bldg., 1-12-12 Shinjuku
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0022
Tel: +81-(0) 3-3352-2291
Fax: +81-(0) 3-3352-2293
E-mail: info@vfo.co.jp


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