Jiro Dreams of Sushi is the story of 85 year-old Jiro Ono, considered by many to be the world’s greatest sushi chef. He can be found deep in a Tokyo subway station in his 10-seat restaurant, Sukiyabashi Jiro, which has been awarded a 3-star Michelin review. Sushi lovers from around the world make pilgrimage to Jiro’s restaurant, shelling out top dollar to taste the best in the world.
This documentary follows the man behind the phenomenon, and his unparalleled love for the craft of sushi-making. His restless determination to improve his skills and always create better food falls to his son, who is unable to live up to his full potential in the shadow of his father. This film has been widely lauded by critics worldwide for being ‚Äúas elegant and tasty as the splendid sushi prepared by the man in the title, and that is saying a lot.‚Äù
To celebrate the release of Jiro Dreams of Sushi today around Australia, World Movies has 50 double passes to give away. Simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us your favourite film about food.
Please include your name and address. Entries close 5pm Friday 11th May.