My year of meats

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Jane, a struggling filmmaker in New York, is given her big break, a chance to travel through the United States to produce a Japanese television program sponsored by American meat exporters. Meanwhile, Akiko, a painfully thin Japanese woman struggling with bulimia, is being pressured by her child-craving husband to put some meat on her bones, literally. How Jane's and Akiko's lives intersect in wacky crosscultural collisions provides romance, humor, intrigue, and even a muckraking message about questionable meat and the homogenization of America.
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subject_facetInfertility, Female -- Japan -- Fiction
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Meat industry and trade -- Japan -- Fiction
Television programs -- Japan -- Fiction
Women -- Japan -- Fiction
Women television producers and directors -- Japan -- Fiction
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