Written By Guest Writer Food Events / Victoria Apr 26, 2017 FEAST: Food & Film Returns June 15, 16 & 17 SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestThe Victoria Film Festival has announced the line-up for the fifth annual FEAST: Food & Film Festival with events taking place on June 15, 16, and 17. FEAST will host six screenings.Kicking off on Thursday, June 15th at The Vic Theatre is Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table a documentary showcasing Ella Brennan, the New Orleans’ force of nature behind the Commander’s Palace and revolutionized creole cuisine. Local breakfast sensation Floyd’s Diner will bring you breakfast hors d’oeuvres and a Mimosa while VFF brings you a bit of live jazz to set the mood.On Friday, June 16th two films will screen starting with SEED: The Untold Story at The Vic Theatre. This documentary about preserving ancient grains and seeds is paired with a selection of fresh-pressed juice, grainy bread, a hemp vodka cocktail and heritage popcorn.Finish Friday off with a screening of Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent at The Vic Theatre, a documentary about American cuisine with Anthony Bourdain as the executive producer. And with great American cuisine comes exquisite bites by Toque Catering paired with California wine presented by Vessel Liquor.On Saturday, June 17th there are three films to enjoy. Deconstructing Dani García, a documentary about a chef with two Michelin Stars who is forced to reinvent himself when his restaurant closes. Paired with the film are delectable Spanish tapas and a sherry tasting presented by Vessel Liquor.Follow it up with Chinese cuisine and traditional baijiu from Dragon Mist Distillery to sip on with a screening of Cook Up A Storm. This fun narrative film tells the story of a classically trained chef who must team up with a rival street chef to beat a common enemy in a cooking competition.Wrapping up FEAST is Rob Reiner’s 1984 classic This is Spinal Tap at Phillips Backyard. Tickets include a Phillips beer and a serving of melted drummer goo. To satisfy hunger pangs, Coast Lunchbox will be selling ‘Small Bread Sandwiches.’ And don’t worry; all amps will be cranked to eleven. Ticket prices vary $20-$25. All events are 19 and older. Full details are available at feastfoodfilm.ca. FEAST: Food & Film is an annual food-focused Festival brought to you by the Victoria Film Festival to highlight local and regional food and drink paired with great films. SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Food Events / Victoria July 20, 2016 Win Tickets! Aug 28 Feast of Fields to be hosted at Glengarry Farm in Metchosin The 19th annual Vancouver Island Feast of Fields will be celebrated this year on August 28 at the historic ocean-side Glengarry Farm (Est. 1856) in ... Read More Entertaining / Food Events October 31, 2015 Pumpkins & Garlic For Halloween “Pumpkins & Garlic For ... Read More Food Events / Victoria July 28, 2015 Contest: Feast of Fields Vancouver Island Ticket Draw The 18th Annual Feast of Fields Vancouver Island will take place on the afternoon of Sunday, September 20th at O.U.R Ecovillage near Shawnigan ... Read More Food Events / Victoria / Wine Festivals June 17, 2015 Taste: Victoria’s Festival of Food and Wine to take place July 16 – 19 Food and wine lovers hungrily await the Taste festival just a few weeks away. In its seventh year, the annual Taste: Victoria’s Festival of ... Read More Food Events June 8, 2015 Early Bird Tickets Go On Sale for Feast of Fields 2015 Feast of Fields, FarmFolk CityFolk’s annual fundraiser & local food celebration is a unique event that brings gourmet food and beverage ... Read More Drink This / Food Events October 8, 2014 Here’s What You Want To Drink With Your Turkey Dinner This Thanksgiving Colourful, gnarly gourds are on the grocery shelves, I’ve had my first grilled acorn squash of the season, Okanagan pears and apples are on my ... Read More Comments are closed.