Recent Japanese Films about Food?

Stefan Nutz nuzumaki
Sun Aug 12 12:47:03 EDT 2007

A film strictly about grilled beaf is:
The Yakiniku Movie: Bulgogi from Gu Su-yeon. If i am not wrong, it was 
released 2007.
Unfortunately no DVD yet.



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Eija Niskanen" <eija.niskanen at>
To: <KineJapan at>
Sent: Sunday, August 12, 2007 5:56 PM
Subject: Re: Recent Japanese Films about Food?

>I wonder if last year's Pia Film Festival winner Hakko/Fermentation,
> directed by Madoka Kumagai is available - you could ask PFF. It isi
> about a young, frustrated stay-home mother, who intentionally lets
> food go rotten so she can complain to the supermarket.
> Eija
> On 8/13/07, Matthew H. Bernstein <mbernst at> wrote:
>> Hi Everyone,
>> My university is looking to show three Japanese films focused on food.
>> TAMPOPO is an obvious choice.
>> Can folks recommend others of perhaps more recent vintage (or not) which
>> would be available on dvd with English subtitles?
>> Thanks very much,
>> Matthew Bernstein,
>> Emory University 

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