An extraordinary footage collection open to the world

NHK Foundation offers your project the support it needs from NHK Video Bank, the prestigious Japanese public broadcaster NHK's premium video and audio collection.

As Japan's largest stock footage resource, NHK Video Bank holds millions of news and programs shot using the most advanced broadcasting technology – aerial, underwater, time lapse etc. Topics varies from history to the latest news, global environmental issues, major natural disasters, wildlife, and culture.

Once we receive an inquiry, our experienced researchers conduct research and provide you with thorough and comprehensive guidance to the licensing process.

You can view sample footage at the NHK Video Bank website:

*The downloading of images from this site is strictly forbidden.