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Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi (2015)

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Domestic Box Office $8,570Details
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Beginning with sushi, Japanese cuisine is familiar all over the world today. At Japanese restaurants, you can see people, regardless of their ethnicity, enjoying this food culture. There is a passionate story behind the men who dedicated their lives to spreading Japan’s traditional cultural cuisine making Wa-shoku (Japanese Food) recognized throughout the world today. This feature documentary film shows the past and the future of Wa-Shoku that these men and women created and how they maintained the essential traditional qualities of Japanese food.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 10th, 2015 (Limited)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 107 minutes
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Keywords: Japan, Food, Gastronomy
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: United Television Broadcasting, Film Voice Inc.
Production Countries: Japan,
United States


Noritoshi Kanai    Himself
Katsuya Uechi    Himself
Tyson Cole    Himself
David Bouley    Himself
Helen Ota    Narrator
Atsuko Kohata    Herself
Nobu Matsuhisa    Himself
Keizo Shimamoto    Himself
Isao Hatano    Himself
Tomomi Inada    Herself

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Junichi Suzuki
Producer    Shunsuke Akabane
Producer    Ann Haneda
Producer    Jun Kageyama
Executive Producer    Hisatake Shibuya
Executive Producer    Ryuichi Suzuki
Editor    Toru Mihara
Composer    Akihiko Matsumoto
Director of Photography    Masashi Kobuchi

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DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/04/10 78 $8,570   1 $8,570   $8,570 7

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