New Dramatic Video from Japan

April 13, 2011

On March 11, Japan was struck by a major earthquake and tsunami, a catastrophic event that drew major global attention here on YouTube where hundreds of on-the-scene videos were posted as events were unfolding there.

Yet over a month later, we are still seeing incredible footage come in with dramatic first hand accounts of the disaster. The video below is said to have been captured near a school in South Sanriku City. The videographer indicated that he was initially hesitant to post the footage:

Here's another recently posted dramatic clip that's drawn a lot of attention.

You can see a full collection of on-the-scene video from Japan at CitizenTube.