East Side Sushi Trailer & Clips


East Side Sushi full movie is released on Sep 18, 2015. Watch East Side Sushi online - the English Drama movie from United States , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $50,869. East Side Sushi is directed by Anthony Lucero and created by Anthony Lucero with Diana Elizabeth Torres and Yutaka Takeuchi. East Side Sushi is available online on The Roku Channel and VUDU Free.

Single mom Juana can slice and dice anything with great speed and precision. After working at a fruit-vending cart for years, she decides to take a job at a local Japanese restaurant. Intrigued by the food, she learns to make a multitude of sushi on her own. Eventually she attempts to become a sushi chef, but is unable to because she is the 'wrong' race and gender. Against the odds, she embarks on a journey of self-discovery, determined to not let anyone stop her from achieving her dream.

As know as:

East Side Sushi, Sushi a la Mexicana, A sushi árnyékos oldalán, Sushi Latini, Sushi a la mexicana

Release Date:

Sep 18, 2015

Release Date (Streaming):

May 03, 2016


United States


English, Spanish

Production Companies:

Blue Sun Pictures, Sparklight Films

Official Site:

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Gross worldwide:



Where East Oakland meets the Far East, Not your typical Mexican cuisine.


Soren Andersen
Seattle Times
"East Side Sushi" is a charming little picture.
by rottentomatoes, Nov 12, 2015
Jen Chaney
Washington Post
Lucero compensates for ... missteps with subtly persuasive visual choices and narrative restraint.
by rottentomatoes, Nov 12, 2015
Serena Donadoni
Village Voice
East Side Sushi captures the grind and pleasure of the food industry as Juana shifts from numbing routine to a challenging cuisine.
by rottentomatoes, Sep 25, 2015

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