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The Food Film Festival is back for its 11th consecutive year in New York City! We hope to see you for four unforgettable events. This year, we have some of the best Food Films we’ve seen to date, off-the-charts food and drink, and much, much more!
James Beard: America’s FIrst Foodie
Thursday, October 19 | 7pm, VIP 6:15 pm
GA $95, VIP $125
Opening night of the festival will be a dazzling evening filled with the dishes that both inspired and were inspired by the life of America’s First Foodie, the incomparable James Beard.
Film: James Beard: America’s First Foodie
This event will feature dishes inspired by James Beard as well as recipes he created, including his signature burger and famed onion sandwich.
Hometown Heros: Chopped Cheese & More
Presented by Schweid & Sons
Friday, October 20 | 7pm, VIP 6:15 pm
GA $75, VIP $100
This night is all about hometown favorites – the sandwiches, the heros, the hoagies, the subs – the guilty pleasures and decadent delicacies you can’t live without!
Films: 1 Minute Meal: A Documentary Portrait of NYC, The Science of Dry Aging, Seared, Sacred Gin, Hometown Hero: The Legend of New York’s Chopped Cheese, Why Rappers Love Grey Poupon
Join us after the films to eat, drink and meet the Festival chefs, purveyors and partners.
The Food Porn Party: Tampopo
Presented by In The Raw
Saturday, October 21 | 7pm, VIP 6:15 pm
GA $95, VIP $125
The Food Porn Party returns like you’ve never seen it before! Featuring one of the best food films ever made: Tampopo. This 1985 cult classic from Japan must be seen (and tasted) to be believed.
Films: Taste of Love, Tampopo
After the films, enjoy decadent dishes, signature food-burlesque performances, and more!
For the Love of Brunch!
Sunday, October 22 | 12pm
Where else would you be on a Sunday afternoon? Don’t miss this veritable midday feast as we unleash a series of beautiful films all celebrating America’s favorite meal: Brunch!
Films: The Hungover Origins of Brunch, Come Have an Omelet with Me, Breads Bakery – Amour d’Rugelach, How to Taste Beer in Oakland, Sweet Funk, Slingers, Cooking with Dr. Taquito: 3 Ingredient Pancakes, Finding Pisco, Snooker Loopy, This is Not Carrot Cake, Wagashi
After-Party featuring all your brunch favorites!