Toei Kyoto Studio Park

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Toei Kyoto Studio Park
Eigamura set.jpg
Location Ukyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Coordinates 35°00′58″N 135°42′29″E / 35.016°N 135.708°E / 35.016; 135.708Coordinates: 35°00′58″N 135°42′29″E / 35.016°N 135.708°E / 35.016; 135.708
Theme Jidaigeki, Toei Company and Toei Animation's works
Operated by Toei Kyoto Studio Co., Ltd.
Opened November 1, 1974 (1974-11-01)
Visitors per annum 860,000
Area 5.3 ha (13 acres)
Website www.toei-eigamura.com/en/
A view from above the park's entrance
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Toei Kyoto Studio Park (東映太秦映画村, Tōei Uzumasa Eigamura) is a theme park and film set modeled after the Edo period located in Kyoto, Japan that opened its doors in 1975[1].[2][3] It is situated in Toei Company's Kyoto Studio where movies have been produced.[4][5]

Projects filmed at the park include Sebastiano Serafini's historical Japan-themed music video for the single "Inori".[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Toei Kyoto Studio Park - Kyoto Travel Guide | Planetyze". Planetyze. Retrieved 2017-08-16.
  2. ^ Japan's Toei Kyoto Studio Park: Samurai, ninjas and the original Power Rangers
  3. ^ "Amusement Parks Asia...Still Amusing?", Issues & Trends, Pacific Asia Travel Association, 15 (1), p. 5, 2010
  4. ^ Kyoto, the city of samurai movies - JAPAN Monthly Web Magazine
  5. ^ The Toei Uzumasa Eigamura (Movie Studio) - The Kyoto Project
  6. ^ http://gekkayo.biz/2015/07/26/sebastianoserafini20150725/

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