by Gary Meyer “When they called my name, I had this feeling I could hear half of America going, ‘Oh no. Come on… Her, again?’ You know. But, whatever.” – Meryl Streep, Best Actress, The Iron Lady, 2012 Will this be Glenn Close’s big night? As The Onion suggests in their annual irreverent Guide to […]
by Gary Meyer The film industry is watching closely to see if Alfonso Cuarón’s ROMA changes everything. The award-winning director clearly made his movie to be seen on the big screen in theaters with the best possible sound and projection. But it was financed by Netflix, a company that wants their films and shows to […]
by Gary Meyer I will never forget the day. June 19, 1968.
by Gary Meyer Earlier this year we were lucky enough to see a truly inspiring movie about female empowerment against the odds with gorgeous plates of studded pilafs, mouth-watering freekeh dishes and stuffed grape leaves in Thomas Morgan’s SOUFRA. In the midst of a successful film festival tour where it keeps winning awards, a beautiful cookbook has […]
Dear Friends, If you live in the San Francisco area it is another busy weekend, especially if you love movies.NEW ITALIAN CINEMA 2018 plays Friday through Tuesday at the Vogue with new features and documentaries, three of them with food or beverage themes. And EatDrinkFilms is proud to be co-presenting. Read about them in the […]
by Gary Meyer Thanks to journalist Liana Aghajanian for spotting this and to Kate Romero for suggesting that it looked fal-awful. But it is a real thing. Boar’s Head has a line of reasonably traditional hummus options. They recently have added an organic traditional, an “Everything Bagel” and this Chocolate Mint Dessert Hummus.