The Naked Lentil

January 2015
25:32

S1 Ep3

Expired 4.0 83 x
Back to the funda-lentils - With his deputies Grace and Ramesh gone, and customers abandoning Lentil too, Shanaka throws everything into a food and service revolution. But once he starts spending he can't stop, and his desperate staff decide to take matters into their own hands... (Commissioned by SBS in English) (Documentary Series) (Final) CC WS
25:30

S1 Ep2

Expired 3.0 36 x
Nine years ago, charismatic Sri Lankan migrant Shanaka Fernando dropped out of law school to open Lentil As Anything, a crazy little restaurant in Melbourne where there are no prices, no cash registers, and no rules - but where you can always get a great vegetarian meal even if you can't pay a cent. His organisation may be drowning in debt and facing closure, but Shanaka's solution is to open another restaurant! Then, when that fails spectacularly, he turns to his deputies Grace and Ramesh to s...
25:19

S1 Ep1

Expired 3.0 76 x
Nine years ago, charismatic Sri Lankan migrant Shanaka Fernando dropped out of law school to open Lentil As Anything, a crazy little restaurant in Melbourne where there are no prices, no cash registers, and no rules - but where you can always get a great vegetarian meal even if you can't pay a cent. But can a place that relies solely on human generosity survive in this world; or will it be torn apart by competing egos, chronic chaos and crippling debt? (Commissioned by SBS in English) (Document...
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