Re: [Videolib] Trivia or...? You decide: Food on Film

John Muller (john.muller@SONOMA.EDU)
Wed, 21 May 2003 16:22:37 -0700


Three that leap to mind:

Babbette's Feast (1987)
Como agua para chocolate (1992) [Like Water for Chocolate]
Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe (1978)

Honorable mention to:
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983)

John F. Müller
Sonoma State University Library
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>on 5/21/03 10:24 AM, Gary Handman at wrote: > >Hi all: > >Well not trivia really (but sorta): I'm putting together a food in the movies >web page (and bibliography) for a course here on the politics and culture of >food (cool, eh?). Take a look ><> html

> <> I know there's more...I could use >your help.

>Here are the ground rules: > >1. Movie or scene must "say" something substantive about the relationship of >food/eating/cooking to race/ethnicity, gender, class, sex, etc. etc. etc. The >usual academic focuses... >2. Movie must be available on video (because I'm relating this page to stuff >we own or can acquire) >3. Give me a two to four line description of the movie or scene and I'll put >your name up in lights on the page.

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