Episodes (3)

S01E01 · Honshu

Jun 08, 2015

Japan's central island of Honshu is home to over 100 million people, and its biggest city, Tokyo, is one of the largest urban metropolises on earth. But it has a wild heart - most of Honshu is mountainous. This wilderness is home to an astonishing range of wildlife - black bears, monkeys, exquisite fireflies and even cow demons.

The Southwest Islands
S01E02 · The Southwest Islands

Jun 15, 2015

In the far south of Japan, there is a chain of islands stretching towards the tropics - a place where all life is influenced by the power of the sea, and where volcanoes and typhoons are forces to be reckoned with. The journey begins at an island at the top of the chain and travels south, revealing unexpected stories of isolation, unique wildlife and unsolved mysteries.

S01E03 · Hokkaido

Jun 22, 2015

As Japan's northernmost island, Hokkaido's weather, wildlife and human history are all distinct from the rest of the country. Sika deer, cranes, sea eagles and even brown bears grind out a tough existence on this icy island.


Japan: Earth's Enchanted Islands Season 1 (2015) is released on Jun 08, 2015. Watch Japan: Earth's Enchanted Islands online - the English Documentary TV series from United Kingdom. Japan: Earth's Enchanted Islands is directed by Gavin Maxwell,Susie Painter and created by Matthew Wright with Michelle Dockery and Peter Drost. Japan: Earth's Enchanted Islands is available online on Apple TV and Amazon Video.

As know as:

Wild Japan(reissue title), Japão Selvagem, Wildes Japan - Land der tausend Inseln(DVD box title), Wild Japan(literal English title), Wairudo Japan


United Kingdom, Japan, United States



Production Companies:

BBC Natural History Unit (NHU), NHK, National Geographic Channel

Cast & Crew

More Like This