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Good enough is better than perfection

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Good enough is better than perfection


The Leonard Lopate Show

Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Monday, March 12, 2012

Director David Gelb talks about his latest documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi, which tells the story of Jiro Ono, who’s considered by many to be the world’s greatest sushi chef. At the age of 85, Ono continues to work towards perfection in his Tokyo restaurant Sukiyabashi Jiro. And, from the restaurant 15 East, owner Marcos Moriera and sushi chef Masato Shimizu, join us to discuss the art of making sushi. Jiro Dreams of Sushi is playing at the Lincoln Plaza Cinema and the IFC Center.

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WQXR Features

Roll Up, Sing Out: A Sushi Restaurant Delivers Opera Arias

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Since 2004, Tora Yi has been the owner of Ido Sushi in the West Village. His restaurant features a traditional Japanese menu but it’s the sideline that elicits stares and puzzled remarks from passersby.

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Sushi Restaurants Drum Up Money for Japanese Disaster Relief

Wednesday, March 16, 2011


Manhattan's SushiSamba has raised $8,000 from selling its "Japan Relief Roll." Sushi Azabu is donating proceeds from an upcoming dinner to the Japanese Red Cross. Sushi Zen is collecting money in a donation box in its window.

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Studio 360


Saturday, May 03, 2003

Two Philadelphia sushi chefs create ephemeral art. Produced by Maiken Scott.