Toei Kyoto Studio Park

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Toei Kyoto Studio Park
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Location Ukyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Coordinates 35°00′58″N135°42′29″E / 35.016°N 135.708°E / 35.016; 135.708
OpenedNovember 1, 1974 (1974-11-01)
Operated byToei Kyoto Studio Co., Ltd.
Theme Jidaigeki, Toei Company and Toei Animation's works
Attendance860,000
Area5.3 ha (13 acres)
Website www.toei-eigamura.com/en/
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A view from above the park's entrance
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Toei Kyoto Studio Park (東映太秦映画村, Tōei Uzumasa Eigamura) is a theme park and film set modeled after the Edo period located in Kyoto, Japan that opened its doors in 1975. [1] [2] [3] It is situated in Toei Company's Kyoto Studio where movies have been produced. [4] [5]

Projects filmed at the park include Sebastiano Serafini's historical Japan-themed music video for the single "Inori". [6]

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Aerial photograph of Toei Kyoto Studio Park and Toei Kyoto Studios

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References

  1. "Toei Kyoto Studio Park - Kyoto Travel Guide | Planetyze". Planetyze. Retrieved 2017-08-16.
  2. Japan's Toei Kyoto Studio Park: Samurai, ninjas and the original Power Rangers
  3. "Amusement Parks Asia...Still Amusing?", Issues & Trends, Pacific Asia Travel Association, vol. 15, no. 1, p. 5, 2010
  4. Kyoto, the city of samurai movies - JAPAN Monthly Web Magazine
  5. The Toei Uzumasa Eigamura (Movie Studio) - The Kyoto Project
  6. "謎のハイヴィジュアル系・セヴァの人気曲「Inori」のMvが時代劇に!".