Anime Characters at Toei Studio Parkor Toei Uzumasa Eigamura is a film set and theme park in Kyoto. Besides being where Japanese period movies are filmed known as jidaigeki’ or period dramas. The park also features ninja shows, oiron processions, seasonal events, dress-up-like-geisha studios, a haunted house and the ubiquitous shopping. The park’s buildings are made up of Edo period traditional buildings including reproduction of Nihonbashi Bridge, and now defunct Yoshiwara Red Light District. The structures are also used as backdrops for filming historical movies or television dramas.