Sake brewer Philip Harper (third from right) in the documentary Kampai! For the Love of Sake (category I; Japanese, English), directed by Mirai KonishiSake brewer Philip Harper (third from right) in the documentary Kampai! For the Love of Sake (category I; Japanese, English), directed by Mirai Konishi
Sake brewer Philip Harper (third from right) in the documentary Kampai! For the Love of Sake (category I; Japanese, English), directed by Mirai Konishi

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Film review: Kampai! For the Love of Sake – wishy-washy documentary on the Japanese rice wine

Rather than telling the viewer anything about the basics of sake and its place in contemporary Japan, film mechanically profiles three enthusiasts for the drink, only one of them Japanese, in a narrative that lacks focus or flow

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Sake brewer Philip Harper (third from right) in the documentary Kampai! For the Love of Sake (category I; Japanese, English), directed by Mirai KonishiSake brewer Philip Harper (third from right) in the documentary Kampai! For the Love of Sake (category I; Japanese, English), directed by Mirai Konishi
Sake brewer Philip Harper (third from right) in the documentary Kampai! For the Love of Sake (category I; Japanese, English), directed by Mirai Konishi
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