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To Your EternityTo Your Eternity

It, a mysterious immortal being, is sent to the Earth with no emotions nor identity. However, It is able to take the shape of those around that have a strong impetus. At first, It is a sphere. Then, It imitates the form of a rock. As the temperature drops and snow falls atop the moss, It inherits the moss. When an injured, lone wolf comes limping by and lays down to die, It takes on the form of the animal. Finally, It gains consciousness and begins to traverse the empty tundra until It meets a boy. The boy lives alone in a ghost town, which the adults abandoned long ago in search of the paradise said to exist far beyond the endless sea of white tundra. However, their efforts were for naught, and now the boy is in a critical state. Acquiring the form of the boy, It sets off on a never-ending journey, in search of new experiences, places, and people.


Tsurune: Kazemai Koukou KyuudoubuTsurune: Kazemai Koukou Kyuudoubu
NHK,

2018

| Drama, Sports, Animation | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Minato Narumiya used to be in his middle school's archery club until a certain incident in his last tournament caused him to resolve to quit archery for good. When he attends high school, his childhood friends Seiya Takehaya and Ry?hei Yamanouchi try to rope him into joining the high school's archery club again, but he refuses. However, an encounter with a mysterious man at an archery range in a forest inspires Minato to take up archery once more. Minato joins the Kazemai High School Archery Club and along with his old friends and new teammates, Nanao Kisaragi and Kaito Onogi, they aim for winning the prefectural tournament.


Piano no MoriPiano no Mori
NHK,

2007

| Comedy, Drama, Adventure, Animation
Rating: 5/5

A tranquil tale about two boys from very different upbringings. On one hand you have Kai, born as the son of a prostitute, who's been playing the abandoned piano in the forest near his home ever since he was young. And on the other you have Syuhei, practically breast-fed by the piano as the son of a family of prestigious pianists. Yet it is their common bond with the piano that eventually intertwines their paths in life.


The ReflectionThe Reflection

After THE REFLECTION, some of the people in all parts of the world are discovered with super powers. Some become heroes, and others villains. How did the Reflection happen? What was the cause of it? With many unsolved mysteries, the world is lead into turmoil.


Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card-henCardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card-hen

Sakura Kinomoto, a 14 year old girl starts junior high school in Tomoeda along her friend Syaoran who has just returned to the area. After Sakura has a dream about a mysterious cloaked figure, all of her cards turn blank and are rendered powerless. Sakura and her allies begin a quest to find out what is wrong and soon after discover and capture new transparent cards using a new key.


Ronia the Robber's DaughterRonia the Robber's Daughter

The story is about a girl named Ronia who is the daughter of a chief of a tribe of bandits and lives in a huge castle in the forest with the bandits. The story follows Ronia as she encounters mystical creatures, makes friends with another young child like herself, and experiences life in the forest.


Tokyo TrialTokyo Trial
NHK,

2016

| Drama

In the wake of World War II, 11 Allied judges are tasked with weighing the fates of Japanese war criminals in a tense international trial.


Japanology PlusJapanology Plus
NHK,

2014

| Documentary
Rating: 4/5

Going a step further from our previous series BEGIN Japanology, host Peter Barakan visits experts in various fields to show Japanese culture from a new perspective.


Atom: The BeginningAtom: The Beginning
NHK,

2017

| Action, Sci-Fi, Animation
Rating: 5/5

Japan in the near future suffers an unexplained major disaster. Five years later, reconstruction is well underway. Two young researchers at a university are pinning all their hopes on robot development. Now their new interpretation of the eternal hero Astro Boy up until his birth is just about to start!


Giant KillingGiant Killing
NHK,

2010

| Sports, Anime, Animation
Rating: 5/5

Experiencing a long streak of poor performances for several years in the Japanese professional football league, the East Tokyo United (ETU) hires Takeshi Tatsumi as manager to try to break the curse that seems to have fallen over the team. Having spent three years in England, Tatsumi made the accomplishment of taking an amateur team to the top 32 teams of the FA Cup. Many consider him a bad choice and protest against this decision. They hold a grudge against Takeshi because they consider him a traitor for leaving ETU at the height of his career when he was still a football player. Unfazed by the negative mood that looms over the field, Tatsumi seems confident that he might be able to bring glory back to his team once again.


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