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Wideoyster presents: Japan in Eight Haiku

A series of travelogues and videos in which we document odes of local poets to their country, region or city. In this edition we bring an ode to Japan, through eight Haiku.

Directed and Edited by Alessio Cuomo
Cinematography and Color Grading by John Donica
Creative Director Marco Barneveld
Project Manager Daan Vermeer

Special thanks
Ken Yoshida - Samurai sword smith
Beng Teng - Dancers at Asakusa Public Hall
The Strangers - Dancers at Yoyogi park

Haiku by Matsuo Bashō, Yosa Buson, Kobayashi Issa and Natsume Sōseki.

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John Donica has been a Contributor since 25th November 2015.

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Ode To the Journey - Japan