Greater Phoenix Jewish Film Festival

Tuesday, Mar 2, 2021 at 6:00pm

Scottsdale, AZ 85250

$12.00 / Per Film

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The 25th annual Greater Phoenix Jewish Film Festival will begin on Sunday, February 14, 2021, and will continue through March 3rd. It will be extended and virtual, using the latest and best technology to present Jewish themed films from around the globe.

Film Schedule:

6:00 PM: Ottolenghi And The Cakes Of Versailles

Via London, Versailles, and social media, OTTOLENGHI AND THE CAKES OF VERSAILLES follows famous chef Yotam Ottolenghi on his quest to bring the sumptuous art and decadence of Versailles to life in cake form.

The London-based Israeli chef and celebrated cookbook author assembles a team—a who's who of the dessert world - to help bring his vision to life while organizing a food gala inspired by the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s exhibit “Visitors to Versailles.” Exploring the relationship between modern-day social media and the open court of the French monarchy, the film studies the alarmingly cyclical intersection between food, culture, and history.

OTTOLENGHI AND THE CAKES OF VERSAILLES perfectly captures the heights of human achievement and the frailty of decadence, adding taste as one more sense with which to experience the Met.

Only available to view in Arizona.

USA • 2020

Run Time: 75 MINUTES
Language: English
Genre: Documentary
Director: Laura Gabbart

Short Film: LOVE HATE & CAKE

A self-proclaimed “Yiddishe Mama” and bakery owner in Hungary fights racism one cake at a time.

USA • 2020

Run Time: 15 Minutes
Language: English
Director: Kevin Longa

All films, have a 72–hour window to start viewing. A film can be started at any time during the 72–hour viewing window. Films may be paused.

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