The Food Film Festival
Opening Night: Best of a Decade!

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

The Best of 10 Years

Opening night of the 10th Annual Food Film Festival in NYC will feature some of the best food films ever screened across the festival's 10 year history, and the transcendent dishes they highlight. Don’t miss tastes from Amanda Cohen’s Dirt Candy, Brooklyn Star, Max & Mina’sFinissimo Mandorlato from Italy and more!

Thursday, October 20th 2016
7:00pm, VIP 6:15pm
GA $75, VIP $100
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!

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 for all events.  

The Films

Dir. Charles Grantham

How to Prepare for a Midwinter Soup Frenzy
Dir. Simon H. Friedman

Pork Chop
Dir. Thomas Barnes   

What’s Virgin Mean?
Dir. Michael Davies

Fried Pig Tails and Corn 
Dir. David Sherwin

Ice Cream Picasso
Dir. Kris Brearton

That’s Mandorlato
Dir. Aromi Creativi

Dirs. Joe Pacheo and Stavros Stavropoulos

How to Make a Turtle Burger
Dir. Jason Lam

Mexican Cuisine
Dir. Fran Guijaro

Vegetables: Friend or Foe?
Dir. Grady Hendrix

The Food

The After-party 

After the films, Feast, party and play with us as we celebrate a 10-year retrospective of dishes, memories, and Food Film Fest moments.

More details to be announced soon! 

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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.

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