DVD The empty mind - The Spirit and Philosophy of Martial Arts 78 min., region free
DVD The empty mind - The Spirit and Philosophy of Martial Arts, 78 min., region free. Winner - Best Florida Film at the Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival. Through revealing interviews and intimate film of their daily training, you will experience the philosophical and physical elements that unite all great masters of traditional Martial Arts. You'll get a deeper understanding of the mind-body connection and why this plays such an important role in the not only in martial arts, but in your daily life. Features: Hirokazu Kanazawa - SKIF Karate, Masahiko Tanaka - JKA Karate, Teruyuki Okazaki - JKA/ISKF Karate, Masao Kagawa - JKS Karate, Moriteru Ueshiba - Aikido, AJKF Kendo - Japan Kendo (sword fighting) Championships, ANKF Kyudo (archery) - Meiji Shrine, Sifu Zhao Ping - Beijing WuShu, Master Zhang Shengli - Beijing KungFu, Monk De Yang - Shaolin Temple Kung-fu, Priests of Wudang - Purple Cloud TaiChi. Filmed on-location (in progressive-scan digital video with Dolby Digital 5.1 ...
DVD TANAKA MASAHIKO - THE TRADITION, english and japanese, NTSC DCMP-954
DVD HASHA - LAST PROGRAM - THE TRADITION. Documentary DVD about Sensei TANAKA, Masahiko, 8th Dan, english and japanese, 50 min., NTSC. From the first competitions to his victorious fights becoming the JKA no. 1 kumite champion. How he started, how he trained and prepared himself without instructor. Katas: Enpi, Jitte. Tsuki - waza, keri - waza, tokui - waza. The last Samurai.
DVD Series Karate Shotokan Katas & Bunkai 1th and 2th Dan, disciples of Funakoshi, French PAL all region: Vol.1 Vol.2
DVD Series Karate Shotokan Katas & Bunkai 1th and 2th Dan, disciples of Funakoshi at Keio university, Japan, French (filmed in Japan). Official program of Kata and Bunkai for 1st and 2nd Dan, presented by the Masters: Kase, Mashimo, Suzuki, Iwamoto, Oohashi, Wada, Toyoda and Nagura. Discover also the original karate from Gichin Funakoshi through the movements and katas, and through the interviews of his direct followers.Vol. 1 (65 min): Katas with parts of Bunkai : Heian Shodan, Heian Nidan, Heian Sandan, Heian Yodan, Tekki Shodan, Bo katas: Suushin no kon y Sakugawa no kon, Bo against SaiVol. 2 (60 min): Katas with parts of Bunkai : Bassai Dai, Kanku Dai, Enpi, Hangetsu, Jion, TENSHO (as teached by master Funakoshi, Gichin!). Original forms of Jion, Kanku-dai and Enpi, interviews with the masters of Keio university
DVD Okinawan Karate & Kobudo Legends - Masters of the 1900's Vol. #24 (46 min.)
DVD Okinawan Karate & Kobudo Legends - Masters of the 1900's, 46 min.*An overview of the masters of 1900's *Shuri Te, Naha Te, Kobudo and more *A short tour of Okinawan sites and monuments * and much more.This DVD is a short introduction on each of the individuals in this series called Okinawan Karate Kobudo Legends from Funakoshi to Miyazato, Yagi to Nakazato, Chibana to Akamine and so many more. You will see and hear their own stories and history. Truly a one of a kind on Okinawa Karate and Kobudo produced for those who want a quick over view on the Okinawan Martial Arts.
DVD Okinawan Karate & Kobudo Legends - Monuments Museums and More Vol. #21 (39 min.)
DVD Okinawan Karate & Kobudo Legends - Martial Arts Monuments Museums and More, 39 min.*Monuments and Memorials *Budokan *Shuri Castle *Home dojo's and more.This DVD is like a trip to Okinawa for the martial arts efficiado who just can not afford to go. Museums, monuments, dojo's, Budokan, history, guided tours, historic sights, rare artifacts, and so much more you will be in awe. See the famous Shuri Castle and right down to home personal dojo's of masters performing there art in street clothes. Truly an up close and personal tour of Okinawan martial arts.