Documentary : Modern Living
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Grand jete | Video Game Company President
グラン・ジュテ ～私が跳んだ日～ ｜ ゲームソフト会社社長 [NHK]
｜Length : 24min. ｜Year : 2010 ｜
Fascinated with computer games when she was a part-time worker, Chikako Yamakura is now president of a leading video game company that has produced a string of hit games. With her unique management style, Yamakura has faced many challenging tests as she has steadily built up her company.
Grand jete | Japanese Paper Interior Installation Artist
グラン・ジュテ ～私が跳んだ日～ ｜ 和紙造形作家 [NHK]
｜Length : 29min. ｜Year : 2010 ｜
Eriko Horiki is a contemporary artist who creates interior installation art -- some up to 28 meters wide -- from Japanese paper called washi. Vexed at first by the incomprehension of those around her of her works, which seemed to challenge common sense, she managed to overcome her discouragement. In this program Horiki offers her secrets for taking a "new leap" in life.