Japan 1965 Reel 13 of 40

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:21

Film ID F16-0264
Film Description Reel 13 of 40
Unedited travelogue


Reel 13 of 40
Unedited travelogue

Cat. Reel 264 1965: Reel 13: Japan. Nara. Koyasan. April 10-12

Large metal incense burner.
Buddha temple: interior, some very dark.
Bronze statue.
Pilgrims in white.
Wooden statue outside of Todaiji building.
Temple bell.
Treasure house: log construction.
Kasuga-taisha Shrine:
Large drum in treasure house.
Bridal party being photographed.
Shrine interior.
Small private shrine in garden.
Hanging metal lanterns on shrine.
Stone lanterns. Stone steps.
5-story Kōfuku-ji Temple (distant shot).
"Guardina" figure.
Shrine interior
Hōryū-ji Temple (oldest in Japan):
Temple: general view.
Wooden demon.
Wooden demon.
5-story pagoda.
Temple: construction details of "world's oldest building"
Corridor. Pillar widest at middle.
Massive metal lantern,
Wood carvings on building exterior.
Hōryū-ji Temple: Octagonal Hall.
On roof.
Geisha girls: note shoes.
Kōyasan altar. Palanquin.
Wood carved frieze over doorway.
Carving in gable.
Priest at flame.
Offerings on low platforms.
Metal Buddha statues.
Donation sticks in stream.
Lanterns at ceiling.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Shinto wedding, Nara, Buddhist temples, Kasuga-taisha, Hōryū-ji, Shinto shrines