“THE BIRTH OF SAKÉ” nominated for James Beard Award


The Birth of Saké, directed by Erik Shirai, has been nominated for a James Beard Foundation Award for Best Documentary. The film was a special jury mention winner for Best Documentary Director at Tribeca (2015), and premiered on PBS’ POV program last fall. CAAM co-presented the program on PBS.

Congratulations to Shirai and PBS on the nomination! The film is available to stream and on iTunes.