Further Reflections on Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Monday afternoon I saw the documentary film Jiro Dreams of Sushi. My original review is here. My first inclination was to focus on Jiro's single-minded focus on vocation. I'm the type of person who likes exposure to a wide-range of information and experience. I read to learn about what I can't experience first-hand and I read to be inspired to experience new things that I might not otherwise … [Read more...]

Reflections on “Jiro Dreams of Sushi”

To cap off my day, I decided on the spur of the moment to see the documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi. It came to me highly recommended by a good friend who sent an email filled with high praise for the film, and a link to his blog post. As a film, Jiro Dreams of Sushi is extremely well-done. Jiro is an inspirational figure—a perfectionist who finds joy in his work and wants nothing more than to … [Read more...]