Fuel (2019)

  • Short, Avant-Garde, Documentary
  • 16min

Set in Kushiro, the northeastern port city in Hokkaido, Fuel quietly observes an expert griller working at one of the oldest robatayaki (fireside cooking) restaurants in Japan. A patient and contemplative film that matches the unhurried pace of the traditional slow cooking method, its precise use of sound and image savors the beauty of this unique grilling process.

Available streaming territory: Worldwide

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Director

Yu Araki

Language

in Japanese with English subtitles

Country

Japan

Bonus Content

Intro Video
1m

Introduction by director Yu Araki

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