NHK Dive in Tokyo – Kuramae: Secrets of the Old Storage District (2022)
English | Documentary | Size: 382 MB
This time, we visit the Kuramae area, located along the Sumida River. Pictures by the riverside reveal the history of the area. We discover why there are so many toy businesses in Kuramae. Old river cruise boats tell the tale of how this was a geisha area. Finally, we investigate the remains of Tokyo’s old canal system. We learn how Kuramae became a town of artisans and a home for a vibrant Indian community. We delve into the secrets of Kuramae: the old storage district.