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The Big Picture : You in Japan / National Archives and Records Service.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorNational Archives and Records Service.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©2008.
Description1 streaming video file (30 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Portion of title You in Japan
Series U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series
Big picture (United States. National Archives and Records Administration) ^A1062808
Contents Japan - A Serviceman's Guide (1:58) -- Myths of Japan (2:05) -- An Inside Look at Today's Japan (2:05) -- Japanese Farmers (1:06) -- Poise and Calm of the Japanese (1:27) -- Japanese Religion (0:26) -- Japanese Cuisine (2:01) -- Japanese Horticulture (2:39) -- Industrial Japan (1:37) -- Memorial to Peace (0:56) -- Colorful Japan (2:30) -- Tokyo (3:04) -- Stationed in Japan (3:06) -- Credits: The Big Picture: You in Japan (1:04)
Abstract This classic episode of the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series takes viewers on a pictorial journey to Japan as U.S. servicemen experienced it in 1957. This program from the National Archives and Records Administration endeavors to dispel myths about Japan and to showcase the country's industrial, agricultural, and economic state after suffering heavy destruction in World War II. Differences in culture are also presented, as viewed by someone from the United States visiting for the first time.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 13, 2011.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest age level Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: National Archives and Records Service, 2008.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number44933 Films Media Group

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