The NFB is committed to respecting your privacy

We use cookies to ensure that our site works efficiently, as well as for advertising purposes.

If you do not wish to have your information used in this way, you can modify your browser settings before continuing your visit.

Learn more
Shepherd's Pie and Sushi

Shepherd's Pie and Sushi

| 45 min
Shepherd's Pie and Sushi
Also available
Already paid to see this film?

This documentary presents Mieko Ouchi, half Celtic, half Japanese... and all Canadian. In 1993, Mieko, an actor, began researching a documentary about her grandfather, Edward Ouchi, a Japanese immigrant to Canada. Then she was cast to star in The War Between Us, a film on the WWII internment of 22,000 Japanese Canadians--re-enacting a key episode in her own community's past. Part Canadian history, part autobiography and family chronicle, Shepherd's Pie and Sushi looks at complex questions of personal and cultural identity with a light touch.

  • director
    Craig Anderl
    Mieko Ouchi
  • producer
    Mieko Ouchi
    Craig Anderl
    Jerry Krepakevich
  • script
    Mieko Ouchi
  • camera
    Craig Anderl
  • sound
    Clancy Livingston
  • editing
    Alison Grace
    Bridget Durnford
  • sound editing
    John Blerot
  • mixing
    John Blerot
  • music
    George Blondheim


Embed this code on your site

Video player width

by Reset