"Our Japanese Staff Photographer writes as follow: - SUBJECT Filming Cinemas at City of Kyoto." Panning shot of a film set. Cameraman checks the shot, actors and extras are all around. "At Kyoto is many studio which is like Hollywood of Japan" Panning shot of actors and actresses waiting for direction....more
Students of the Japanese martial art of Kendo go through their paces.
Samurai swordsmen show off their skills while skating round a rink.
Japanese sailors practice their bayonet and Samurai techniques.
Japanese pop group, the Samurais, perform in front of the Pathe cameras.
Martial arts championships in Nottingham.
Japanese troops in combat in the Sino-Japanese war.
General MacArthur presents the President with a captured Japanese sword.