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Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Documentary | Japanese | 83 minutes


Magnolia Pictures

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David Gelb


85-year-old Jiro Ono is the proprietor of Sukiyabashi Jiro, a 10-seat, sushi-only restaurant inauspiciously located in a Tokyo subway station. Despite its humble appearances, it is the first restaurant of its kind to be awarded a prestigious three-star Michelin Guide rating, and sushi lovers from around the globe make repeated pilgrimage, calling months in advance for a coveted seat at Jiro’s sushi bar. Lauded as the world’s greatest sushi chef, Jiro describes his humble beginnings, the art of sushi, and the future of his restaurant.

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