About the film
cooking agriculture politics based on manga anime cooking competition
Oishinbo : The Japan-America Rice War
Release Date: December 03, 1993
|Production Companies||:||Shin-Ei Animation|
|Producers||:||Hidehiko Takei, Yoshio Katou|
|Writers||:||Haruya Yamazaki, Tetsu Kariya|
The Oishinbo gang takes time off from the normal culinary wars to get involved with a political dispute about American rice imports. The economic conflict between a pushy US Senator from California and a nationalistic Japanese politician is further complicated by concerns about the cumulative effect of pesticide use in both American and Japanese agriculture.