Film Screening & Chinese Food Tasting Event
Location: New America Diner (429 N Eutaw St)
Date: Feb. 16th, 2018
This event is a celebration of Lunar New Year on February 16th at New America Diner. As a program of ‘’Social Ingredients’’, this event is open to all interested in experiencing traditional Chinese food culture and the social richness of gathering around food. Traditional Chinese hotpot and basic Asian-style ingredients were provided with movie ‘’Eat Drink Man Woman’’ screening .
Eat Drink Man Woman is a 1994 Taiwanese film directed by Ang Lee. The movie uses culinary culture to talk about the tension between different generations, East and West, tradition and modernity, as well as the relationship between man and woman. The film received the Asia Pacific Film Festival Award for Best Film in 1994, and an Academy Award Nomination for Best Foreign Language Film in 1995. It is also part of Ang Lee’s ‘’Father Knows Best’’ trilogy.