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Edinburgh – Institut Français d’Ecosse

December 7, 2022 @ 14:00

A wildly enjoyable tale of reignited passion, mentorship, revenge and gastronomy in pre-Revolutionary France.

In pre-Revolutionary France, gastronomy is the domain of aristocrats and their prestige depends on the quality of their table. When he’s dismissed from his job, talented cook Manceron (Grégory Gadebois) swears off his passion until a mysterious woman (Isabelle Carré) helps him create first restaurant. A wildly enjoyable tale of reignited passion, mentorship and revenge.

Screened with English subtitles.

"Gastronomy combines with the sweet taste of revenge in this costume comedy-drama." - Eye for Film
Director: Éric Besnard | 2021 | 112 mins mins | France
Cast: Grégory Gadebois, Isabelle Carré, Benjamin Lavernhe
Awards: Nominated for Best Costume Design at the 2022 César Awards.
Screened with English subtitles
Classification: N/C 12+


December 7, 2022
14:00 - 16:00
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Edinburgh – Institut Français d’Ecosse
West Parliament Square
Edinburgh,EH1 1RFUnited Kingdom
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0131 285 6030
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