It’s so good to see, many years later, someone you feature in a movie going on to do great things. When we were filming Judo in the Kodokan for Episode Four of Warriors of Budo, we asked the coach who he felt was a rising star and he pointed to Aaron Wolf (Japanese with German…
A new film release in two parts grandly titled, The History of Budo. This two part release is based on the extended interviews or lectures of Professor Takashi Uozumi. He has published numerous books and hundreds of articles relating to Japanese Martial Arts history and is Japan’s leading expert on the swordmaster Miyamoto Musashi.
USA Olympic Judo coach Jimmy Pedro with Kayla Harrison (Olympic gold medal winner 2012) demonstrate gripping strategy in a match.
Judo… created by Jogoro Kano from an ancient deadly fighting art into ‘the gentle way’. It is the only Budo that is an Olympic sport.
Cover artwork for Episode Four: Judo of our Warriors of Budo series… A Journey to Explore the Way of Martial Arts. Release due in Early April 2015.