Sometimes you’ve just got to go with your gut…
With Ramen Heads we meet Osamu Tomita, Japan’s reigning king of ramen, takes us deep into his world, revealing every single step of his obsessive approach to creating the perfect soup and noodles, and his relentless search for the highest-quality ingredients. In addition to Tomita’s story, the film also profiles five other notable ramen shops, each with its own philosophy and flavour, which exemplify various different aspects the ramen world. Mixing in a brief rundown of ramen’s historical roots, the film gives viewers an in-depth look at the culture surrounding this unique and beguiling dish. This is a documentary record of 15 months in the lives of Japan’s top ramen masters and their legions of devoted fans.
In partnership with Tondou Ramen who will be selling bowls in the lobby at the Royal Cinema in advance of the screening of Ramen Heads this coming Saturday Night at 8PM, this is going to be a screening for the foodie in all of us and weve got a pair of tickets to giveaway to you. Your chance to win simply couldnt be easier.
E-mail us at [email protected] with your full name, ‘Ramen Heads’ in the subject header and the answer to the following question. Give us the name of the director of Ramen Heads.
The contest is open to all residents of Toronto, one entry per household and will run until Friday May 11th at 11:59AM. All winners will be informed after the contest has closed.