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  • Meet Jiro Ono, owner and meticulous chef of a tiny Tokyo sushi restaurant.

    Meet Jiro Ono, owner and meticulous chef of a tiny Tokyo sushi restaurant.

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  • Jiro Ono in JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

    Jiro Ono in JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

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  • A scene from JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

    A scene from JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

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  • A scene from JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

    A scene from JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

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  • Yoshikazu Ono in JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

    Yoshikazu Ono in JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

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  • David Gelb, director of JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

    David Gelb, director of JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI

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The Film

Jiro Dreams of Sushi is the story of 85-year-old Jiro Ono, owner and meticulous chef of a tiny Tokyo sushi restaurant. Despite humble appearances, it’s the first of its kind to be awarded a prestigious three-star Michelin review, and sushi lovers around the world call months in advance for a reservation. The film is an elegant meditation on work, family, and the art of perfection.

The Filmmaker

  1. David GelbProducer/Director