This Week’s Film: Departures
This Week's Film: Departures
Synopsis: In this Oscar-winning film, a promising young cellist changes careers midstream when a bolt of insight inspires him to apprentice himself as a nakanshi to learn the traditional art of preparing the bodies of the dead for the funeral ceremony.
Join me throughout the week on Chopstick Cinema for a closer look at the food and the film. My film review will be posted at the end of the week, along with my Japanese recipe.