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Exclusive Expeditions: Mie


Kansai Tourism



Ise Daikagura featuring Yamamoto Kandayu For centuries, Japanese people from all over Japan have made once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimages to the Ise Grand Shrine to worship and experience the sacred ritual and dance known as “kagura”. For those that could not make it to Ise to experience kagura first hand, troupes like Yamamoto Kandaya would tour the lengths of Japan on foot and bring this experience to them…


Chikyu-No-Arukikata: Yamazaki Hiroyuki, Handa, Sho
Kansai Tourism: Kuwahara Carlos, Takuwa

Producer: Adrian Grey
Associate Producer: Paula Berwanger
Creative Director: Tom Slemmons
Research and writing: Nick Dwyer
Post Production Supervisor: Brandon Strack
Translation: Kaci Lewis, Tony Nakajima, Yoko Hanai, Hinako Inoue

Directed by: Tom Slemmons
Camera: Waku Shoji, Christopher Shepperd
Sound: Skirmantas “Spider” Ivanauskas
Editor: Waku Shoji
Color: Tom Slemmons

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