Monday Cultural Film Series 午安影展

The Hundred-Foot Journey 美味不設限
放映時間|12/27(一)10:45-13:00
放映地點|傳播學院二樓 傳院劇場
開放對象|全校師生
報名連結|https://goo.gl/rjfEJ7 (前100名報到且有報名者享有餐盒一份)
影片介紹|2h 2min | Comedy, Drama | Directed by Lasse Hallström | Starring Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal

In "The Hundred-Foot Journey," Hassan Kadam (Manish Dayal) is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. Displaced from their native India, the Kadam family, led by Papa (Om Puri), settles in the quaint village of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val in the south of France. Filled with charm, it is both picturesque and elegant -- the ideal place to settle down and open an Indian restaurant, the Maison Mumbai. That is, until the chilly chef proprietress of Le Saule Pleureur, a Michelin starred, classical French restaurant run by Madame Mallory (Academy Award®-winner Helen Mirren) gets wind of it. Her icy protests against the new Indian restaurant a hundred feet from her own, escalate to an all out war between the two establishments -- until Hassan's passion for French haute cuisine and for Madame Mallory's enchanting sous chef, Marguerite (Charlotte Le Bon), combine with his mysteriously delicious talent to weave magic between their two cultures and imbue Saint-Antonin with the flavors of life that even Madame Mallory cannot ignore. At first Madame Mallory's culinary rival, she eventually recognizes Hassan's gift as a chef and takes him under her wing.

"The Hundred-Foot Journey" abounds with flavors that burst across the tongue. A stimulating triumph over exile, blossoming with passion and heart, with marjoram and madras, it is a portrayal of two worlds colliding and one boy's drive to find the comfort of home, in every pot, wherever he may be.

(source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IiafiuzqVI4

The Hundred-Foot Journey 美味不設限