|Lumiere produces documentaries, feature stories
and news segments for broadcasters
and for educational programs
for cable and
satellite channels and programs
"The Secret of the Snow Geese"
is a documentary for international
about the Siberian Snow Geese
Island. This program depicts
the joint efforts
of Russian, North American and
to solve the mystery of the disappearing
Snow Geese by fitting radio transmitters
on to some of the birds and following
"A Year in the Life of an
Farmer" is a 90-minute documentary
Japanese audience which explores
rice farmer's dream of penetrating
market and the frustrations he
arising from the politics of
trade. Lumiere has also produced
stories for "News 23,"
nightly news in Japan. It includes
Terrorist: Chasing the Hacker
We succeeded in getting
with the notorious gHacker Kingh
Mitnick while he was serving
a 5-year prison
term. This news documentary traced
up until he was arrested and
Lumiere produces a variety of corporate videos
emphasizing corporate identity
new products and technologies,
production teams to make presentations
"The Birthday Party"
For example, the videos of "The
Party" and "The Touchdown"
were produced for NTT using story
from Japan, technological designs
communication devices from Italy,
and post-production works done
and Japanese crews in San Francisco.
videos have been shown throughout
to wide acclaim and have won
awards in Japan
and the U.S.
Lumiere provides distribution
quality films to the Japanese
and for multimedia use. For example,
distributes classic American
movies to Japanese
cable and satellite channels,
documentaries to Tokyo Broadcasting's
the most popular
weekly wildlife program.
Lumiere provides research and coordination
services for international film crews shooting
in Japan. Lumiere has recently set up a unique
residential facility in the outskirts of
Tokyo where traditional Japanese farmhouses
have been renovated as Artist-in-Residence
facilities to assist established filmmakers
in their film productions and to provide
training grounds for those seeking valuable
experience. The facilities are only 15 minutes
away from Narita Airport.