Site policy

This website is managed by Shochiku Co., Ltd. (hereinafter “Shochiku”). Please read the following and view or otherwise use this site only if you agree to the terms. Please note that the details below may be changed without advance notice.

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Recommended environment

OS and browser

<On Microsoft Windows>
Windows 7, 8.1, 10, or later
Internet Explorer 11 / Edge (latest)
Google Chrome (latest) / Firefox (latest)
<On Apple Mac>
macOS 10.10 or later
Safari (latest)
*If your browser is older than the recommended version, please download the latest version from one of the pages below.

Microsoft Internet Explorer Google Chrome Mozilla Firefox Apple Safari

<On a smartphone>
iOS 10 or later: Safari (latest)
Android 6.0 or later: standard browser (latest)


Some pages on this website require the following plugins.

To display PDF files: Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
To play animations and the like: Adobe Flash Player
To play videos: Windows Media Player


Some content on this website use JavaScript. If JavaScript is disabled in your browser settings, they may not function or may not display properly. To use all content, please enable JavaScript in your browser settings.

Style sheets

This website uses style sheets. If style sheets are disabled in your browser settings, pages may not display properly. Please view with style sheets enabled in your browser settings.


To increase the security level, some services on this website use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption for communication. Use of such services requires your browser to be compatible with 128-bit SSL.

Browsers compatible with security features automatically encrypt your name, e-mail address, and other personal information you enter when sending and receiving them. Should a third party intercept the sent data, the content cannot be stolen. Also, settings of firewalls and other features may prevent the use of such pages.


The copyright of all content published on this website (documents, illustrations, photographs, and the like) belongs to Shochiku, and the rights are protected by the Copyright Act. Unless granted permission by Shochiku in advance, unauthorized use or reproduction is prohibited.


The information published on this website is prepared with care for accuracy. However, no guarantee whatsoever is given as to the completeness and accuracy of information provided. Shochiku and related companies bear no liability whatsoever for any losses occurring to the user or any losses the user inflicts on a third party that may result from the use of this website. Please note that information published on this site may be changed or deleted without advance notice.

Links on this website

Content on each website that belongs to a third party and not to Shochiku or its related companies and are linked to by this website or that link to this website (hereinafter “linked sites”) are administrated under the responsibility of each company, and they are not under the administration of Shochiku. Please use linked sites according to the conditions for use published on each linked site. Shochiku bears no liability for the content of linked sites or for any loss that may result from their use.

The fact that a link to this site exists does not indicate that Shochiku recommends the use of the linked site or the product, service, or company published on the linked site or that there is a partnership or any other special relationship between Shochiku and the linked site.

Links to this website

In principle, any person or company, is free to link to the top page of Shochiku’s global website ( However, links to other pages are not permitted unless permission has been granted by Shochiku.

Please note that, if any of the following apply to the content or management of the linking site, permission to link (including to the top page) may be retracted.

Sites that slander Shochiku or other companies, persons, or organizations or have content intended to damage their credibility; sites that display this site inside a frame or otherwise make unclear that the content belongs to Shochiku and could mislead third parties; in addition to the above, sites that do not comply with laws and regulations including laws, ordinances, and regulations or violate public order or morality, sites that may hinder the management of this site, and the like.