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The Food Film Festival ----- Hometown Heroes: NYC

  • AMC Empire 25 234 West 42nd Street
    New York City
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Celebrating some of the unique and beloved chefs and restaurants that help give New York City its one-of-a-kind flavor.

Friday, October 25, 2019
VIP 6:15 pm | GA Doors 7:00 pm
GA $100 | VIP $125
VIP tickets include access to VIP Pre-Party at 6:15pm.

All 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 Films

Brooklyn Bugs: Evolving Our Taste for Edible Insects
Dir. Liza Mosquito deGuia
Theatrical Premiere

Llama Inn: Exposing New Yorkers to Hard-to-Find Modern Peruvian Nikkei Cuisine
Dir. Liza Mosquito deGuia
US Premiere

Ramen Possessed - A Short Film about Ramen and Passion
Dir. Bryan Moebius
World Premiere


The Food

  • Queens’ Favorite Ramen Shack to Return for 1 Night Only

  • And much more to be announced!

The After-Party

All guests are invited to the after-party just outside the theater for more food, drink, and fun!




The Fine Print

The event 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.

By entering and by your presence here you consent to be photographed, filmed, and recorded and acknowledge that such films and recordings of you may be used in any and all media and for any purpose throughout the universe in perpetuity without compensation or credit to you. You understand that all photography, filming, and recording will be done in reliance of this consent given by you.