The Loneliness of the Short-Order Cook

2008, 22 min.

The Loneliness of The Short-Order Cook (2008)

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Gdynia International Film Festival
Audience Award

Chile International Film Festival in Santiago
Best Short Film


Director Marcel Sawicki
Screenplay Marcel Sawicki,
Shin Okuda
Cinematography Monika Wozniak
Music Oscar Santos,
Michael Gerald Bauer
Producer(s) Lukasz Dzieciol
Shin Shin Okuda
Emilia Fanny Veliz
Norberto Norberto Briceno
Nao Shinichiro Shimizu
Riko Alpha Takahashi

A young, Japanese short-order cook must leave his life in L.A. after his visa is denied. Bittersweet and unsentimental, the film offers a portrait of living in between cultures and time zones in a city indicative of a world growing smaller.