Patisserie Coin de Rue

Cinema for the belly: What Hollywood lacks

As another Hawaii International Film Festival approaches, I found myself revisiting a lot of my favorite food films.About month ago, I realized that a majority of my favorite food films were either foreign or independent films.Apart from 2007’s “Ratatouille” and…

Review: ‘Patisserie Coin de Rue’

As soon as I saw HIFF’s spring schedule, I knew I had to see “Patisserie Coin de Rue,” which centers on a brash, eager woman named Natsume, who leaves her father’s cake shop in Kagoshima for Tokyo in search of…