A Whale of a Tale, The Cove, documentary, whaling, whaling industry, dolphins, Taiji, Japan, NYC, Asia Society, Japan Society, Quad Cinema, Kickstarter, Megumi Sasaki

Kickstarter Campaign for “A Whale of a Tale” Enters Final Days, Film Opens August 17 at Quad Cinema 🗺

There are a few days remaining in the Kickstarter campaign for A Whale of a Tale, a documentary film by New York-based Japanese filmmaker Megumi Sasaki (Herb & Dorothy). A Whale of a Tale is about the sleepy fishing town of Taiji, Japan, which suddenly found itself in the worldwide media spotlight after The Cove, a documentary denouncing the town’s longstanding whale- and dolphin-hunting traditions, … Continue reading Kickstarter Campaign for “A Whale of a Tale” Enters Final Days, Film Opens August 17 at Quad Cinema 🗺
Nourishing Japan, documentary, school lunch, Japanese school lunch, shokuiku, food education, kyuushoku, Japan, NYC, Alexis Agliano Sanborn, Japan Eats, film, Kickstarter, crowdfunding

NYC-Based Scholar Creating Documentary about Japanese School Lunch

Remember the days of eating school lunch in the cafeteria? If you grew up in America, you can think back to the times of a burger consisting of gray “meat” – with no lettuce or tomato – or a rectangle of pizza with cold cheese. Oh, and don’t forget the sweet acidophilus milk! New York-based scholar Alexis Agliano Sanborn wants to change the way you … Continue reading NYC-Based Scholar Creating Documentary about Japanese School Lunch