A Taste of the Reel World: Tampopo

Date: 
Wed, 10/24/2018 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Space 2435, North Quad

The UMSI DEI Committee will screen Tampopo as part of "A Taste of the Reel World: A Multicultural Film Series." 

This event will feature food and two speakers from the film's country of origin. A brief panel discussion will follow the movie. Please check in by 7:15 pm if you plan to grab dinner before sitting down to enjoy the films.

This event is only open to the UMSI community, including UMSI students, faculty, and staff. 

RSVP here by midnight, Sunday, October 21.

Film Description:

Tampopo (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Directed by: Jûzô Itami
Language: Japanese
Country of Origin: Japan
Description: A truck driver stops at a small family-run noodle shop and decides to help its fledgling business. The story is intertwined with various vignettes about the relationship of love and food.

Trailer: