The Classical Karate Masters


This presentation features instructors: Shuichi Arakaki, Shinyu Gushi, Morio Higaonna, Hideharu Igaki, Takehiro Konishi, Liu Chang I, Yukiyoshi Marutani, Hideharu Igaki, Shoshin Nagamine, Toshihiro Oshiro, and many others. It gives a lucid explanation of the development of karate, the relationship between the styles.



Novice and expert alike will be captivated by the powerful technical demonstrations interwoven with a fascinating explanation of the history of karate and the development of its significant styles. Painstakingly documented with classical film footage and rare photographic images from the 19th and early 20th century, this is undeniably the most complete work of its type ever presented.
The traditional Japanese and Okinawan background music is irresistible. The skilful use of computer-generated animation, digital multi-track stereo, and advanced photo enhancement, is stunning! This program is a perfect example of one of those rare products that appeal to viewers of all levels of experience.
Produced by the widely acclaimed Tsunami Productions team in conjunction with an elite group of the world’s most senior masters, this video presentation of traditional karate is without equal.

—Classical Fighting Arts magazine Magazine DVD Review.


Additional information

Weight 0.25 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 6 × 1 in