The 'Jiro Dreams of Sushi' star, 89, said that prime ingredients for sushi may not be around for future generations because of unsustainable fishing practices.
The Sydney Film Festival is debuting two hotly anticipated foodie docos this year. If you loved Kings of Pastry and Tetsuya’s Pursuit of Excellence, then you’ll love Jiro Dreams of Sushi and El Bulli: Cooking in Progress which hits screens in mid June. Show More Summary
David Gelb, the director of Jiro Dreams of Sushi, is going to be doing a six-part documentary series for Netflix about "culinary artists". Chefs featured in the docu-series are: Ben Shewry (of Attica Restaurant in Melbourne, Australia),...Show More Summary
Netflix is adding an original chef-focused documentary series to its lineup for 2015. According to Variety, filmmaker David Gelb — who directed Jiro Dreams of Sushi — will serve as director and executive producer of Chef's Table.
Netflix is expanding its original documentary initiative with its first original docu-series, David Gelb's Chef's Table. The six-part series from the Jiro Dreams Of Sushi director will take viewers inside the lives and kitchens of six of the world's most renowned international chefs. Show More Summary
The six-part series, from the lauded filmmaker of “Jiro Dreams of Sushi” will premiere in 2015
In a few weeks, Chinese sushi lovers will be able to get a look and taste of the kind of artistry that made Japanese sushi master Jiro Ono famous worldwide, right in their own country.
Chicago Tribune reporter Kevin Pang bravely reviewed the sushi made in-store at a Walgreens in Chicago. His verdict? "While Jiro won't be dreaming of …as takeout supermarket sushi, it's pretty good." A real stand out is the sushi rice: It...
Hulu is building up its fledgling collection of art house movies this weekend with a deal to offer Magnolia Pictures' catalog. The team-up lets both regular and Hulu Plus viewers watch a slew of full-length features that might have slipped under the...
It’s unlikely that any of Jiro’s dreams of sushi involved cooked fish. But one group of Chinese tourists has come under fire for demanding just that – in one of the world’s finest sushi restaurants.
The realness. "To tell a story with food is something I had been curious about doing. I really like movies where they do it well like Jiro Dreams of Sushi or Big Night and especially Eat Drink Man Woman. I felt like on a small, independent...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama stopped by the iconic sushi restaurant featured in the 2012 documentary "Jiro Dreams of Sushi." Director David Gelb says eating there is both an amazing and nerve-wracking experience.
President Obama and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had dinner at Sukiyabashi Jiro, whose chef was featured in a documentary, “Jiro Dreams of Sushi.”
President Barack Obama kicked off his four-nation Asian tour with a stop in the Tokyo underground alongside Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, with whom the president visited the legendary sushi restaurant Sukiyabashi Jiro, which was...Show More Summary
But for two special guests at Sukiyabashi Jiro on Wednesday evening, mouthfuls of melt-in-the-mouth tuna, squid, and octopus were the culinary backdrop to discussing urgent matters of regional security. Soon after Air Force One touched...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe before a private dinner at Sukiyabashi Jiro restaurant in Tokyo. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images TOKYO — President Barack Obama on Wednesday opened a four-country Asia tour aimed at reassuring allies in the region that the U.S. Show More Summary
On the first day of President Barack Obama's overseas trip in Asia, he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are dining at a legendary sushi restaurant made famous by a 2011 documentary. The restaurant — Sukiyabashi Jiro — earned aShow More Summary
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If you watched the documentary film Jiro Dreams Of Sushi, you may be aware of chef Daisuke Nakazawa. He was one of the people in the film, and now he has his own restaurant. It will be easy for people in North America to try it out, for the restaurant is in New York City. […]
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