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Fugu & Tako

Australia, 2012 (MIFF 2012, Fiction)

Director: Ben West

Fugu & Tako

Two Japanese salarymen dining in a sushi bar face an odd, unexpected outcome when one of them eats a live puffer fish.

D/S Ben West P Wendy Green L Japanese w/English subtitles TD HD Cam/2012

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