TIFF Food on Film announces films and celebrity guests for 2017 season

Apr 24 2017, 1:53 pm

Now in its sixth year, Food on Film returns to Toronto this spring.

Presented by the Toronto International Film Festival, the series serves up food-centric screening paired with appearances by homegrown heroes and nibbles from St. Lawrence Market.

Check out the guest lineup and trailers for the film screenings right here:

American Graffiti with Chef Matty Matheson

Chef and VICE TV personality Matty Matheson sticks around after the screening of this rock ’n’ roll classic to chat about his straightforward approach to food in relation to the music, friendships, and grub at Mel’s Drive-In.

May 10, 7 pm

Angry Inuk

Angry Inuk (Trailer) from NFB/marketing on Vimeo.

Award-winning experimental vocalist and artist Tanya Tagaq joins the discussion on Angry Inuk a documentary from Alethea Arnaquq-Baril that challenges “misconceptions about seal hunting and its role in Inuit cuisine and culture.”

May 24, 7 pm

Eat Drink Man Woman

Chasing this screening of Ang Lee’s 1994 culinary classic, Toronto celeb chef Susur Lee speaks about the relationship between food and family.

June 7, 7 pm

Food On Film

When: May 10, 7 pm; May 24,7 pm; June 7; 7 pm
Where: TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King Street West, Toronto
Price: Subscription from $80

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