For many, sushi is the most iconic Japanese cultural export and the epitome of the country’s cuisine. With wild fish stocks coming under increasing commercial pressures, what does the future hold for your favorite sushi bar? This film explores the history, future, and problems of this popular cuisine. From its humble beginnings as simple street food, sushi has exploded into an international phenomenon in just over 30 years, with restaurants cropping up in even the smallest towns worldwide.
Sushi: The Global Catch is a fascinating investigation into the cultural and economic consequences of our growing sushi addiction.
|Running Time:||75/60 min.|
|Subject(s):||Asian Studies, Ecology, Environment, Economy, Food, Globalization, Society|
|Language(s):||English, Japanese, Polish|
|Producer(s):||Mark S. Hall|
|Production Company:||Sakana Film Productions LLC|