Welcome to Zakka Films

Our passion is to bring the best of Japanese cinema to the English-speaking world, from anime to groundbreaking documentaries on today’s hotbed issues. Check out our current releases, see what filmmakers themselves are selling in our Filmmakers’ Market, or search our catalog in the easy search bar upper right.

Rare documentaries on Fukushima have come out on DVD!

Yoju Matsubayashi has justĀ  joined our Filmmakers’ Market with his films The Horses of Fukushima, Fukushima: Memories of the Lost Landscape, and Flowers & Troops.


New Service is Coming!

We’re thrilled to announce that we’re entering the film rental business, renting out important recent works for screenings at universities and festivals. The first film we’re handling is Tale of a Butcher Shop, directed by Aya Hanabusa, which follows a family-run butcher shop in Osaka that makes its living by raising and slaughtering cattle, selling […]


New Delivery System for Europe!

We are very glad to announce that we have expanded our shipping service to Europe, so now people from Europe can order through our website quickly and easily.


The Latest from Zakka Films

  • Language: Japanese
  • Subtitles: English
  • Technical Information: DVD, All Region Free, NTSC
  • Package Details: DVD Jacket (English), Leaflet (English)

Director: Noriaki Tsuchimoto
Production: Higashi Productions
Producer: Ryutaro Takagi
Camera: Koshiro Otsu
Editor: Noriaki Tsuchimoto, Takako Sekizawa