Tsukiji Wonderland

Naotaro Endo/111min/2016/Japan/Documentary

SHOWTIMES:

THU 01 DEC | 15.00 – 17.00 | TBY

Synopsis

Tsukiji adalah pasar grosir ikan dan hasil laut terbesar di dunia. Pasar itu dibangun 80 tahun lalu di pusat kota Tokyo dan selalu mengagumkan karena kaya akan sejarah. Ikan dan hasil laut dari Tsukiji dipakai sebagai bahan dasar washoku, makanan Jepang yang masuk dalam Daftar Representatif Budaya Takbenda Warisan Manusia UNESCO tahun 2012. Film ini menyuguhkan hasrat dari para pekerja di Tsukiji dan esensi masakan Jepang.

Tsukiji is the biggest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world. It was built 80 years ago in central Tokyo and has continued to fascinate people throughout its rich history. Fish and seafood from Tsukiji form the core of washoku, the traditional Japanese cuisine listed by UNESCO as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2012. The film shows the passion of those who work in Tsukiji and the essence of traditional Japanese cuisine.

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Director

Naotaro Endo lahir tanggal 14 Februari 1978. Film indienya, Guzen No Tsukusi, memenangkan Audience Award di PIA International Film Festival. Ia telah menghasilkan sejumlah karya untuk televsi, iklan, dan video musik. Tsukiji Wonderland adalah debut film panjang pertamanya.

Naotaro Endo was born on 14 February 1978. His independent film, Guzen No Tsutsuki, won the Audience Award at the PIA International Film Festival. He has made works for television, advertisements, and music videos. Tsukiji Wonderland is his first theatre feature film release (source: sansebastianfestival.com).