Description

It's a city that transformed itself from a sprawl of wooden dwellings into a huge modern metropolis. Over 150 years, Tokyo has risen from the ashes twice--from an epic earthquake and a devastating series of bombings--rebuilding itself into the world's largest city. Examine the evolution and modernization of Tokyo through digitally remastered and colorized archival footage.

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Description

It's a city that transformed itself from a sprawl of wooden dwellings into a huge modern metropolis. Over 150 years, Tokyo has risen from the ashes twice--from an epic earthquake and a devastating series of bombings--rebuilding itself into the world's largest city. Examine the evolution and modernization of Tokyo through digitally remastered and colorized archival footage.

    • EPISODE 1

    Rise of Tokyo in Color

    It’s a city that transformed itself from a sprawl of wooden dwellings into a huge modern metropolis. Over 150 years, Tokyo has risen from the ashes twice—from an epic earthquake and a devastating series of bombings—rebuilding itself into the world’s largest city. Examine the evolution and modernization of Tokyo through digitally remastered and colorized archival footage.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 44 Minutes

    It’s a city that transformed itself from a sprawl of wooden dwellings into a huge modern metropolis. Over 150 years, Tokyo has risen from the ashes twice—from an epic earthquake and a devastating series of bombings—rebuilding itself into the world’s largest city. Examine the evolution and modernization of Tokyo through digitally remastered and colorized archival footage.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 44 Minutes
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