JAPAN BY GERARD DEPARDIEU
A globetrotting movie star
French actor Gérard Depardieu is an experienced globetrotter and a lover of Japan. He even once owned a Japanese grocery store in Paris. In this series, he offers a new way to look at the land of the Rising Sun.
He takes us to 5 different regions to discover their inhabitants, their activities, and above all the ancestral traditions that embody the soul of the country.
From geisha art to Zen temples, including the making of washi paper, the actor meets a people deeply attached to its roots, while leaving room for the unexpected in their inspirations.