TBS Program Catalog

For International Buyers

PDF Catalog Program Search Log in Contact us

Footage

CJ107 Shibori Tomato (Dry-farmed Tomato) しぼりトマト

Inquiry

Print

Synopsis
The best-selling product here is what is called 'Shibori Tomato,' or dry-farmed tomatoes grown in Tamakawa village. It looks just like other varieties of tomato, but is different. It has much higher sugar content than usual tomato.

Keyword: tomato, Tamakawa, shibori

You may also like
  • Travel/Landmarks
CJ101 Nasu Shiobara Onsen (Hot Spring)

CJ101 Nasu Shiobara Onsen (Hot Spring)   

那須塩原温泉

The autumn colors are magical in this valley. It's a soothing natural hot spring. Shiobara Onsen is about two hours from Tokyo city. Keyword: hot spring, onsen, autumn, soothing, Nasu, Shiobara

  • Culture
CJ125 Four-shaku Fireworks

CJ125 Four-shaku Fireworks   

4尺玉花火

The world's biggest 4-shaku dama firework is ignited. Keyword: hanabi, fireworks, festival

  • Culture
CJ42 Plastic Food Samples II

CJ42 Plastic Food Samples II   

食品サンプル2

The food samples are made with Japanese craft skills. Beer with the waterdrops on the glass looks real and is quite popular at the store. Keyword: plastic food, sample, store, handmade, craftsman

  • Food
CJ48 Acqua Pazza with Edomae Sea Bass

CJ48 Acqua Pazza with Edomae Sea Bass   

江戸前のアクアパッツァ

The restaurant's specialty dish is "acqua pazza" with the Edomae sea bass. The Edomae fish is delivered straight from the port to the restaurant. Edomae fish are not something rare and exotic, but are a part of everyday life for people in Tokyo. Keyword: restaurant, specialty, dish, fish, cook...

  • Food
  • Industry/Factory
CJ50 Nori (Seaweed) Harvest and Factory

CJ50 Nori (Seaweed) Harvest and Factory

焼き海苔の生産

When the wind starts to get cold, growers begin to harvest Nori (seaweed). They use a vacuum-cleaner like machine to collect it. Raw nori gets shredded, mixed with water, and then it's poured on screens. After the water has dripped off, the nori is taken off the screens, and has a familiar nori l...

  • Architecture
  • Culture
CJ57 The Process of Making Onigawara (Japanese Ornamental Tile)

CJ57 The Process of Making Onigawara (Japanese Ornamental Tile)   

鬼瓦の制作過程

The process of making Onigawara is a clay art. The craftman uses nothing other than his fingers and a pallet. He works by hand this way all day long, paying careful attention to each step. Even if he works all day long, it takes 3 full days to make one of this size. Keyword: roof, tile, archtec...

  • Culture
CJ62 Pencil Lead Sculpture

CJ62 Pencil Lead Sculpture   

鉛筆彫刻の制作過程

Pencil lead sculpture is not limited to lettering. Miniature replica of a shishi-odoshi garden water feature is also made from pencil lead. Chain sculpture took two months to complete. Keyword: pencil, lead, sculpture, art

  • Travel/Landmarks
CJ80 Hachijo Island

CJ80 Hachijo Island   

八丈島ロベ

The president of a horticulture company brought this palm from abroad in 1919. The palm adopted wonderfully to the Hachijo Island's climate. Temperatures in Hachijo Island are stable all year round, between 10 and 30 degrees Celsius. The mild climate was perfect for Roebe palms. They grew and multip...

  • Travel/Landmarks
CJ84 Aerial Shot and Subway of Tokyo

CJ84 Aerial Shot and Subway of Tokyo   

東京空撮、地下鉄

Tokyo, the capital of Japan, is a huge, densely populated city, where people are always on the move. Beneath the buildings and streets is the city's subway system that runs through a network of underground tunnels. Currently, there are 13 subway lines. Keyword: Tokyo, aeriel shot, people, build...

  • Food
  • Industry/Factory
CJ85 Enoki Mushrooms Factory

CJ85 Enoki Mushrooms Factory   

えのきだけ工場

These enoki mushrooms, grown indoors at a temperature of 5 degrees, are the most resilient against cold, and as such, contain the most amount of antifreeze substance. They're also available all year round, and can be bought cheaply in bulk, making them an ideal material. Keyword: enoki, mushroom,...