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The Food Film Festival
Hometown Heros: Chopped Cheese & More

  • AMC Empire 25 234 West 42nd Street
    New York City

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!

Friday, October 20th 2017
7:00pm, VIP 6:15pm
GA $95, VIP $125
Tickets are all inclusive of food, drink, theatre
seating and after-party access.
You do not need to make dinner reservations.
You will go home full!
As with all Food Film Festival events, guests get to taste what they see on the screen…right in their seats!

The VIP Party

Each Food Film Fest event kicks off with a small VIP Pre-Party where VIP Ticket level guests can eat, drink and chat with chefs for 45 min before General Admission doors open to the theatre. A limited number of VIP level tickets are available. 

The Films

Hometown Hero: The Legend of New York’s Chopped Cheese
Dirs. Justin Bolois & David Matthews

Sacred Gin 
Dir. William Shaw

The Science of Dry Aging
Dir. George Motz

Dir. Ben Gustafson

The Food

Stay tuned for food updates! 

The After-Party

Join us after the films to eat, drink and meet the Chefs, purveyors and partners.
More details coming soon!


Food & Beverage Partners

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The Fine Print

All events will take place at:
AMC Empire 25
234 W 42nd St.
New York, NY 10036

Note: Details are subject to change without notice.
Film screenings begin 15 minutes after General Admission doors open.

All Festival events are 21+

Peanuts, nuts and other food allergens may be present in the food served at The Festival. Although we make every effort to keep these items separated, we cannot guarantee that the food served will be free of the 8 major allergens identified by the FDA.

By entering and by your presence here you consent to be photographed, filmed, and recorded and acknowledge that such films and recordings of you may be used in any and all media and for any purpose throughout the universe in perpetuity without compensation or credit to you. You understand that all photography, filming, and recording will be done in reliance of this consent given by you.