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The Most Extraordinary, with Questlove [Sponsored]

You know Questlove. You, like us, probably love him: The Roots drummer, Tonight Show band member, DJ, author, and activist is an admirable and thoroughly lovable guy. 209 more words

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Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011) Review

“I fell in love with my work and gave my life to it.”

In a world where processed food reigns supreme and low quality ingredients becomes the norm, a dedication for perfection in food is admirable. 750 more words

Review

Chef's Table: Insight into Inspiration

David Gelb became a documentary directing sensation with the provocative Jiro Dreams of Sushi, a film that uses low depth of field shots of sushi and inspirational quotes from their chef, the famous Jiro, to create a thoughtful piece on what it means to dedicate your life to something. 727 more words

Filmmaking

Now that's some good sushi

I never thought that I would say this, but I think sushi may have changed my life.

Last night I watched Jiro Dreams of Sushi. Jiro Dreams of Sushi is a story of 85-year-old Jiro Ono who is considered to be the world’s greatest sushi chef. 342 more words

Let Me Tell You A Story

Once there was a little girl from the Southern United States, and one day, she realized that at some point in her life, she was going to have to decide to be something. 569 more words

Filmmaking

California (Roll) Dreamin'

One of the things that we and our spouse discovered early in our relationship is that we both liked films about obsessive people. She liked movies about obsessive women (Truffaut’s “The Story of Adele H.”)  while we preferred movies about obsessive men (Herzog’s “Fitzcarraldo”). 487 more words

Cinema

Want to be an artist? Watch ‘Groundhog Day’

Whenever anybody talks about the creative journey, I sort of roll my eyes. Journey sounds so lofty to me. So linear. Point A to point B. 1,466 more words