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Independent Lens | See the Preview for Jiro Dreams of Sushi

See the Preview for Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Jiro Dreams of Sushi is the story of 85-year-old Jiro Ono, owner and meticulous chef of a tiny Tokyo sushi restaurant. Despite humble appearances, it’s the first of its kind to be awarded a prestigious three-star Michelin review, and sushi lovers around the world call months in advance for a reservation. The film is an elegant meditation on work, family, and the art of perfection.

Premiere Date: December 23, 2013 | Runtime: 00:00:29

Season 19

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