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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


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

The Lazarus Effect (2015)

Sometime in late 2012 I had the unique opportunity to catch the beautifully-filmed fine cuisine documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi, (a movie most people have experienced through the power of Netflix) on the big screen. 605 more words

Brandon Ledet

[documentary] Jiro dreams of Sushi

Good evening everyone,

continuing on my recommendation series for movies, documentaries and TV shows.

This documentary follows worlds famous sushi master Jiro Ono (小野 二郎), who was 85 at that time – now 89 years old, owner of  307 more words


Yoshimi Dreams of Sushi

Jiro Ono is considered by many to be the best sushi chef in the world. His little 10-seat restaurant in a Tokyo subway station received Michelin’s highest rating, yet the 85 year old still obsesses on how he can continue to improve. 416 more words


Recommendation Sunday - 7/6/2015

I’m trying out something new today. Whenever I’ve seen or heard a good chunk of films/albums/tv-shows, and haven’t gotten the time to review them all, I will cram them in to one big post. 383 more words

Recommendation Sunday