Aoi Nisaka (Aoi Morikawa) is a high school student. She is in a love triangle with childhood friend Yuto Shiba (Takumi Kitamura) and Sosuke Takachiho (Kanta Sato). Sosuke Takachiho is appointed by the government to become her husband.
The short PV for Takahashi Yu's new song "Reportage" has been uploaded onto YouTube.
"Reportage" is the title track to Takahashi's new single that's slated for release on November 22. It's the theme song to TV Asahi's drama 'Otona Koukou' starring Miura Haruma. In the PV, Takahashi and Miura, both wearing the same outfit, take turns appearing on screen. It was directed by Yanai Michihiko. Its full version will be included in the Complete Production Edition DVD.
The details on Little Glee Monster's next single to be released on November 8 has been revealed.
The group's 10th single is a double A-side titled "OVER / Hikaru Kakera." "OVER" is a rock tune that will be used as the opening theme for anime "BORUTO -NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS-," while "Hikaru Kakera" is a love ballad written by Suga Shikao.
Superfly will be in charge of the theme songs for the fifth season of TV Asahi's drama 'Doctor X ~Gekai・Daimon Michiko~" premiering on October 12.
Superfly has provided the theme song for the drama series for all five seasons. This time, she will be providing two songs. The first song, titled "Force -Orchestra Ver.-," is a different arrangement of "Force," which was used in the first season. The second is titled "Unison," and it was written just for the upcoming season.
A sense of loss and the fear of death are recurring themes in the movies by Japanese director Naomi Kawase, whose earliest works were hand-held camera shots of the woman who raised her.
The lens would blur then focus on everyday objects--a view from a small window, water dropping from a faucet, a close-up of the woman's wrinkled face, peas picked from a backyard garden.
A Japanese documentary film that attempts to dispel negative perceptions about nighttime nursery schools is being released in Tokyo as a curtain raiser for a nationwide run.
The film titled "Yakan mo Yatteru Hoikuen" (Nurseries Open Even at Night) tries to spotlight the plain truth about struggling working and single mothers or single-parent families faced with few options but to leave their children in nurseries at night.
A sequel to former U.S. Vice President Al Gore's climate change documentary and a Japan-China collaboration by renowned Chinese director Chen Kaige are among the highlights of the 30th Tokyo International Film Festival, organizers said Tuesday.
This year's festival, from Oct. 25 to Nov. 3, will open in the Japanese capital with the film "Fullmetal Alchemist," directed by Fumihiko Sori and based on a best-selling Japanese comic series about two brothers' journey.
Katsura Sunshine has come quite a way from his days listening to Japanese "rakugo" comic tales at a local yakitori skewered chicken restaurant where he was introduced to the ancient traditional art form almost 20 years ago.
One might never guess that the 47-year-old Canadian from Toronto is poised to introduce Americans to Japanese culture by performing the craft at an off-Broadway theater in New York City in mid-November, as the first foreign rakugo storyteller in post-war Japan.