Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles


Starlight Room Sun, Aug 21 1:00 PM
Starlight Room Sun, Aug 21 4:00 PM
Film Info
Release Year:2020
Production Country:USA
Original Langauge:English
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Laura Gabbert
Cast:Yotam Ottolenghi
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Documenting the collaboration between world renowned chef Yotam Ottolenghi and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the film follows five visionary pastry makers as they endeavor to construct an extravagant food gala based on the art exhibit "Visitors to Versailles." Exploring the relationship between modern-day social media and the open court of the French Monarchy, the film studies the alarmingly cyclical intersection between food, culture, and history.