Single mom Juana can slice and dice anything with great speed and precision. After working at a fruit-vending cart for years, she decides to take a job at a local Japanese restaurant. Intrigued by the food, she learns to make a multitude of sushi on her own.
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Local/organic/sustainable cinema! Excellent performances in this feminist/foodie/Latina indie, shot in and around Oakland, California. And the sushi is so mouth-watering that as soon as the film got out I had to go to the Japanese restaurant across the street from the theater and get some :-)