A production of former Tokyo-based New Zealand film maker Heath Cozens, Doglegs is a documentary about a renegade Tokyo pro-wrestling league in which the disabled battle the able-bodied in the name of smashing stereotypes. After 20 years of glory, the group’s star dreams of life beyond the mat, but his mentor isn’t letting go without a fight…
Set against the backdrop of this impending showdown, the film takes the viewer on an extraordinary journey inside the lives and loves of five prominent Doglegs members battling to claim their place in the world.
A traditional festival in Thailand, Songkran is known as the watering festival, and in Japan has been transformed into a music event. Past headliners have included Knife Party, Yellow Claw and Nicky Romero along with Jay Hardway, Bass Jackers and […]
This is a chance to watch yabusame, the impressive Japanese martial art of horse-mounted archery (it’s quite difficult to hit a target from a moving horse) in Asakusa. Although the event starts at 11.45 am, it’s recommended that you get there […]
Tokaigi Game Party is, well, a mega gaming party taking place at the Makuhari Messe convention center. The weekend line up includes game tournaments, game commentary, a hands-on game area, musical performances, cosplay, workshops, game-themed food court, original goods shop and […]
Combine your hanami with a bit of classic Tokyo style at Roppongi’s Midtown Blossom event. Held in and around the Tokyo Midtown complex and Hinoki-cho Park from mid-March to mid-April, Midtown Blossom features not only a stunning 200m-long avenue of cherry […]
8:00am – 11:00pm