• bmprooney

    ★★½ Watched by bmprooney 26 Apr, 2015

    Not bad.

    Jiro Dreams of Sushi is about sushi. The film looks and sounds alright. Jiro seems like a good dude. The purpose of the documentary repeats itself often. Available on Netflix Instant, Jiro Dreams of Sushi may as well be checked out.

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  • Torben

    ★★★½ Watched by Torben 25 Apr, 2015

    Et interessant indblik i hvor svært det kan være at lave noget så simpelt som en restaurant der kun serverer nigiri sushi...
    Og så endda gør det så godt at de år efter år får tildelt de umulige 3 stjerner i Michelin guiden og stadig kun har 8 spiseplader - "for det er jo maden det handler om"..
    Jiro er (sammen med Bent Frabricius Bjerre og Mærsk) den sejeste 89 årige jeg har set på arbejdsmarkedet...

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  • :^)

    ★★★ Added by :^)

    okay i guess

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  • Xavier Espinosa

    ★★★★★ Added by Xavier Espinosa

    The official japanese foodporn film.

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  • nate

    Added by nate

    remember being dedicated is important. find a craft and stick to it

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  • sjl

    ★★★ Watched by sjl 19 Apr, 2015

    As if a (young) Jane Austen made a documentary.

    That I watched this while drinking a Diet Coke and eating a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup was not lost on me.

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  • ror

    ★★★★ Watched by ror 15 Apr, 2015

    A beautiful little film about mastery and craftsmanship (and also delicious raw fish). There's a lot to learn specifically about Japanese culture here, but the underlying philosophical message of living with purpose day-to-day is quite powerful as well.

    Interestingly, I think the form of this film slightly mirrors the content. This is not a flashy or shocking documentary, it is extremely conventional in structure. However, the photography and stories are beautiful in their simplicity, just like the sushi featured.

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  • Jeremy Wise

    ★★★★ Watched by Jeremy Wise 12 Apr, 2015 10

    I don't like sushi. I never will. But Jiro? He is the man! His attitude and ideologies of work is exceptional. I feel the same way about my work. Maybe not to the same degree but I totally believe in always out doing yourself every time. You should only get better at whatever it is you do. The only thing I disagree with is his sense of satisfaction. He's never satisfied, yet he loves his work. I see that as…

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  • Yumin Ha

    ★★★★½ Added by Yumin Ha

    well shot

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  • Gerardo PC

    ★★★★★ Added by Gerardo PC 4

    Al igual que el restaurante este documental se merece 3 estrellas Michelin y Jiro merece una estatua en Japón que reconozca toda su trayectoria, definitivamente él es el ejemplo perfecto de superación y mejora constante.

    No sé si algún día en mi vida logre probar ese sushi, pero de algo estoy seguro, si Jiro viene a Mérida y mira los "sushis" que aquí se hacen de seguro se suicidaría.

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  • Reece Leonard

    ★★★★ Added by Reece Leonard

    Like Jiro himself, the film documenting his life is simple, clean, and deeply effective.

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  • Michael Waldron

    ★★★★ Watched by Michael Waldron 06 Apr, 2015

    Quality doco that shows a man, his son's and his sushi. Recommend!

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