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Jiro Dreams of Sushi

  • Release Date: Mar 09, 2012
  • Rated: Brief Smoking and Mild Thematic Elements
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 21 min.
  • Genres: Art House/Foreign, Documentary


Jiro Ono is one of the most-respected and acclaimed sushi chefs in Japan. At the age of 85, he operates an exclusive sushi restaurant, Sukiyabashi Jiro, with a long waiting list for reservations (the restaurant has a mere ten tables and a typical meal costs $300) and a prized three-star rating from the Michelin restaurant guide. Perfecting the art of sushi has been one of Ono's obsessions since he was a young man, and filmmaker David Gelb offers a delicious look into his life and work in the documentary...more

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