Tag Archive: Food Film

A Handful of Salt (film screening)

Join us on June 4 for an educational documentary screening of “A Handful of Salt,” with director ISHII Kaori tuning in for a livestream Q&A. This event is also to honour everyone affected by the January 1st Noto Peninsula Earthquake. A part of our Cinema Umami food film series. Continue reading →

Cinema Umami

Join us at JFT for Cinema Umami! Cinema Umami is our documentary screening series spotlighting the joys of Japanese cuisine and the often underappreciated labour of love that goes into its creation. Quick tip, don’t come hungry! April 4 • … Continue reading →

Come Back Anytime (film screening)

Come Back Anytime また いらっしゃい Thursday, April 4, 6:00PM (ET) Doors open 5:30PM | Film Screening | In-Person | JFT Event Hall Directed by John Daschbach • 2021 • Documentary • 81 minutes • Presented in Japanese with English subtitles • Trailer Join us … Continue reading →

Restaurant from the Sky (virtual film screening)

Restaurant from the Sky そらのレストラン Friday, November 3, 5:59PM – Sunday, November 5, 11:59PM (ET)Virtual Film Screening | Canada-Wide | Admission Free Directed by FUKUGAWA Yoshihiro • 2019 • Family / Food / Slice of Life • 126 minutes • Presented in Japanese … Continue reading →

What’s For Dinner, Mom? (Online Film Screening)

What’s for Dinner, Mom? ママ、ごはんまだ? Friday, February 4, 5:59PM – Sunday, February 6, 11:59PM (ET) Directed by SHIRAHA Mitsuhito | 2017 | 117 minutes | Japanese with English Subtitles | Trailer Online Film Screening (Canada only) | Admission Free | … Continue reading →