Sushi: The Global Catch (DVD)

Directed by Mark Hall

Release Year: 2011
Running Time: 75
UPC: 7 38329 08512 4
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S., Poland, Japan, Australia
Language: English
Select a Format
$29.95 $14.98 (50% off) Buy DVD
Available on digital
Only ships to US & Canada

Also Available On:

iTunes Amazon Vimeo
Booking Inquiry
Crew
Composed by Wojciech Kilar
Produced by Mark Hall
Directed by Mark Hall

In this meticulously researched documentary, filmmaker Mark Hall traces the origins of sushi in Japan to its status today as a cuisine that has spawned a lucrative worldwide industry. This explosion in demand for sushi over the past 30 years has brought with it problems of its own, as fish stocks have steadily depleted, threatening the balance of the ocean’s ecosystems.

Through extensive interviews with prominent industry representatives and environmental activists, Hall carefully presents the various solutions being proposed to the vexing issue of overfishing. Winner of the Special Jury Prize at the 2011 Seattle International Film Festival, Sushi: The Global Catch raises some pressing questions that all sushi lovers should seek to address

 


DVD Extras Include:

• Theatrical trailer
• Stills gallery

"A solid primer that augments exposition with a powerful sensual streak" - Hollywood Reporter

"The film's arguments about sustainability are convincing and hard to shake. And, the movie suggests, you - the sushi eater - can help: Crave it and enjoy it, but eat sushi responsibly." - The New York Times

"The Global Catch may be one-sided in its argument, but it's a persuasive one -- and the next time you eat sushi, you may think twice about ordering bluefin." - NPR


To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.

Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 7:20pm
RT' @TrailersFromHel': In “The Ape,” misfit scientist Boris Karloff helps a lame girl to walk. For his new' @CineSavant' review of the film's' @…'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 7:20pm
RT' @AFISilver': NATIONTIME opens Fri in our Virtual Screening Room! New #4K restoration of William Greaves' documentary about the 1972 Na…
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 5:00pm
RT' @KLStudioClassic': We’ve added a NEW extra to our release of STRETCH – Coming January 12th! Stretch (2014) • DRIVE HE SAID: INTERVIEW WI…
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 3:45pm
RT' @IUcinema': What time is it? #NATIONTIME! Watch this timely and timeless documentary charting the 1972 National Black Political Conventio…
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 3:40pm
Tonight in the' @Talkhouse' Fall Film Festival, So Yong Kim discusses her award-winning debut feature IN BETWEEN DAYS…' https://t.co/SA5UGIMfKI'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 3:35pm
RT' @Talkhouse': Have you registered for tomorrow's Q&A with filmmakers So Yong Kim with Miguel Arteta? Register today:' https://t.co/O5b1lTP…'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 3:05pm
RT' @IDAorg': For your screen time this week, catch 'In The Making' via' @firelightmedia', 'Democracy and it's Discontents' on' @OVIDtv', 'Repres…
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 1:59pm
A masterpiece… see it any way you can.” – Bilge Ebiri,' @Vulture' Pietro Marcello's MARTIN EDEN starring a "mesmeriz…' https://t.co/I9WuOokZtv'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 11:46am
Deborah Kerr stars as a governess hired to tend to an emotionally troubled young girl in this stately household dra…' https://t.co/jbekMeTz0c'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 21 2020 at 11:36am
RT' @brokehorrorfan': Just Before Dawn Blu-ray reissue coming in January via' @KinoLorber':' https://t.co/cBuguVZLlL' '80s slasher from the dire…
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018

Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
email: edu@kinolorber.com