Made in Japan

Made in Japan (2015)

"From Nagoya to Nashville... one more time"
TMDb Score
50
Not Yet Rated 1 hr 29 minMar 17th, 2015Music, Documentary

Made in Japan is the remarkable story of Tomi Fujiyama, the first female Japanese country music star. From playing the USO circuit throughout Asia to headlining in Las Vegas and recording 7 albums for Columbia records, Tomi’s career culminates in a 1964 performance at The Grand Ole Opry where she followed Johnny Cash and received the only standing ovation of the night. Forty years later, Tomi and her husband set out on a journey through Japan and across the United States to fulfill a dream of performing at The Opry one more time. Made in Japan is a funny yet poignant multi-cultural journey through music, marriage, and the impact of the corporate world on the dreams of one woman.

Director
Starring
Elijah Woodas Himself (voice)
Tomi Fujiyamaas Herself