The Perfect Oyster - Canada, 2010, documentary, 6’


Director: Craig Noble

perfect oyster vTucked away in British Columbia's Desolation Sound lives an oysterman totally committed to the cultivation of the perfect Oyster. Brent Petkau defines this perfection in terms of the integrity of his mariculture, the umami, and of course, the eroticism of these lusty bits of nourishment.

Brent has a love affair with his "Royal Courtesans" grounded on intimate knowledge, respect and pleasure.

Enter the intertidal, suck a few back and join the oyster revolution....