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Warriors of Budo. Series details

  We have been overwhelmed recently with questions about our upcoming new series, Warriors of Budo. We thought we would publish some details on who is appearing in this epic series. The entire series will comprise of six episodes as below. Each episode will be a full length movie in itself, around 80 to 90…

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Trailer: Warriors of Budo

This is the official trailer for  Warriors of Budo. This is a seven episode series on modern Japanese Budo and also includes Jujutsu, classical Kenjutsu, Iaido, Kobudo, Jodo and Jukendo and more.  EPISODE ONE: KARATEDO EPISODE TWO: KARATEDO EPISODE THREE: AIKIDO EPISODE FOUR: JUDO EPISODE FIVE: KENDO EPISODE SIX: NAGINATA EPISODE SEVEN: SHORINJI KEMPO Filmed…

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The198.com Article…

One Shot. One LIfe

One Shot. One Life on the web….”I try to bring you a mixture of content here on the website, things that are slightly offbeat for our specific theme, but have an interesting story/concept. I especially enjoy ideas that can be pulled across as inspiration, this post today takes on a spiritual vibe.”   Shockingly I…

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Hypebeast discovers Empty Mind Films

Jon Braeley at AJKF

The very “cool and trendy” website Hypebeast published a story on our new release – One Shot. One Life. Unusual for such a commercial fashion site… has Empty Mind Films entered the mainstream? Here is part of the reprint…   Empty Mind Films, an independent film studio specializing in eastern mind and body practices, presents…

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Zen in the Art of Archery

One Shot. One Life. Zen of Japanese Archery

A clip from One Shot. One Life. Filmed at the beautiful Enma Kyudojo in the grounds of the Engakuj Temple is best described by the book title, Zen in the Art of Archery. As Koyama Yasuko sensei states “The method of Kyudo that this dojo practices is that of Standing Zen.”       One…

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