Portland Loves Japan

Sake Class

Haute Cuisine (PG-13)

  • Sunday, October 6
  • 5 p.m. doors; 6:30 p.m. sake class; 7:45 p.m. “Haute Cuisine” |
  • $5 movie; $7 sake class |
  • 21 and over

Portland Loves Japan

Content

Join us as we celebrate Japanese culture through film, food and drink. Learn about Sake from teacher Gordon Heady.

Haute Cuisine is the story of Hortense Laborie and her appointment as the private chef for former French President François Mitterrand.

Haute Cuisine (PG-13)

Content

Hortense Laborie is a celebrated chef living in the Perigord region. To her great surprise, the President of the Republic appoints her as his personal cook. She accepts reluctantly but once she has accepted her nomination, Hortense works her heart and soul to produce both a stylish and authentic cuisine. For a while, she manages to impose herself thanks to her sturdy character and despite the jealousies she arouses among the other chefs. For a while only, unfortunately for her and for... the President.

imdb:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2094877/

video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ls_qn38kmEY