Nourishing Japan

2017 Trailer

This proof-of-concept trailer was filmed in 2017 to help bring awareness and interest to food education Japan. Based on interviews and accounts, the Nourishing Japan team is creating a documentary to help share the story of the service of others of creating Understanding Through Food.

 

OFFICIAL PROJECT PARTNERS

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We are pleased to report that Nourishing Japan will be filming in Tsuruoka City, the birthplace of school lunch in Japan and the only UNESCO Gastronomic Creative City in the country. We look forward to an interesting and delicious filming session! 


This project is supported by Independent Filmmaker Project,
which is a 501 (c)(3) organization. 

 

 

Team

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ALEXIS AGLIANO SANBORN -PRODUCER/DIRECTOR

Alexis is an independent researcher, food advocate, and award-winning artist. She received her Bachelor's degree in East Asian Studies and Japanese from UC Santa Barbara in 2008, and her Master's from Harvard University in Regional Studies of East Asia in 2013. Currently, she is Program Coordinator at New York University's U.S.-Asia Law Institute, and a student at the Wagner School for Public Service.