Doesn´t look like a japanese face to me, probably someone around the China region, definitely looks like a nomad.
Agreed totally. I've met a few Westerners who are unable to differentiate between Japanese, Chinese, Korean and other Asian facial feature differences.
I thought it could also be set in the India region.
Hint 2: The movie is set and filmed in Nepal
And who goes to a friends house to pick up spinach, it's not spinach is it. :p
If I wanted what you are alluding to, I'd just drop in and see my neighbour :P Yes it is delicious home grown English spinach. I love to forage and am very slack when it comes to gardening. Fortunately my friend grows delicious some delicious food.