The Loneliness of a Short-Order Cook

Samotnosc kucharza szybkich zamowien

2008, 24 min.

Director: Marcel Sawicki
Screenplay: Marcel Sawicki
Music: Oscar Santos, Michael Gerald Bauer
Production: Polish Filmmakers Association/Munk Studio, TVP, Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing
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Upon his arrival in Los Angeles, young Japanese learns that the firm he was supposed to work for had been closed. Nevertheless, he decides to stay and starts working as a cook in Japanese jazz club. He falls in love with a Mexican girl who does not speak English and discovers the other side of the city - without beaches, palms and expensive cars.