Jiro Dreams of Sushi | TIFF

Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Jiro Dreams of Sushi (USA, Japan)

Directed by:
David Gelb
Cast:
Jiro Ono, Yoshikazu Ono, Takashi Ono, Masuhiro Yamamoto
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2011
Section:
Synopsis:

In the basement of a Tokyo office building, 85 year old sushi master Jiro Ono works tirelessly in his world renowned restaurant, Sukiyabashi Jiro. As his son Yoshikazu faces the pressures of stepping into his father's shoes and taking over the legendary restaurant, Jiro-san relentlessly pursues his lifelong quest to create the perfect piece of sushi.

Festivals: Tribeca 2010, Berlin 2011 (Culinary Cinema) 

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