Budo: Japanese Okinawan Masters of Martial Arts
Years in the making, this documentary is a collection of the best Masters of Budo.... Karate, Aikido, Judo, Sword, Kobudo and much more. The narration is excellent, the music appropriate, and the writing, factual. The footage dates back to 1917 circa and some as recent as 2003. You will see why Masters like Ueshiba, Nishiyama, Kano and Miyazato will go down in history as legends and National Treasures of Japan. Plus, you will see some of the most amazing feats of power ever, Tak Kubota smashing his shins with a sledge hammer, Seiji Uechi slicing a solid concrete slab in half with a single cut of a sword, Mas Oyama fighting a Bull, Hidetaka Nishiyama smashing boards in four different directions and much more.