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The Food Film Festival
Hometown Heros: Chopped Cheese & More

  • AMC Empire 25 234 West 42nd Street
    New York City

This night is all about hometown favorites - the sandwiches, the heros, the hoagies, the subs - the guilty pleasures and decadent delicacies you can’t live without!

Friday, October 20th 2017
7:00pm, VIP 6:15pm
GA $75, VIP $100
Tickets are all inclusive of food, drink, theatre
seating and after-party access.
You do not need to make dinner reservations.
You will go home full!
As with all Food Film Festival events, guests get to taste what they see on the screen…right in their seats!

The VIP Party

In addition to the festival bar, Win Son will be bringing their signature Taiwanese flavors to the VIP party.

The Films

Concon, Corner Pocket
Dir. James Boo

Hometown Hero: The Legend of New York’s Chopped Cheese
Dirs. Justin Bolois & David Matthews

New American
Dir. James Boo

Promised Land
Dir. James Boo

Recipe for Heritage
Dir. James Boo

Sacred Gin 
Dir. William Shaw

The Science of Dry Aging
Dir. George Motz

Dir. Ben Gustafson

Soul of a Nosh
Dir. James Boo

Why Rappers Love Grey Poupon
Dir. Estelle Caswell

The Food

The After-Party

Join us after the films to eat, drink and meet the Chefs, purveyors and partners, including ...  

Presented By


Food & Beverage Partners


The Fine Print

All events will take place at:
AMC Empire 25
234 W 42nd St.
New York, NY 10036

Note: Details are subject to change without notice.
Film screenings begin 15 minutes after General Admission doors open.

All Festival events are 21+

Peanuts, nuts and other food allergens may be present in the food served at The Festival. Although we make every effort to keep these items separated, we cannot guarantee that the food served will be free of the 8 major allergens identified by the FDA.

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