Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 at 2pm
Muenzinger Auditorium, CU-Boulder campus
Peter Svatek (Director)
Canada, English/Italian, Color, 93 minutes
Introduction by Peter Svatek, director of this film
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Theater of Life is about the Refettorio Ambrosiano, an extraordinary soup kitchen conceived by renowned chef Massimo Bottura during the Milan 2015 World’s Fair. Massimo invited 60 of the world’s best chefs to join him to cook for refugees and the homeless of Milan. All meals were made from the waste food of Expo.
Said director Peter Svatek, “What is home for a homeless person or a political refugee? Massimo says chefs can no longer cook for just the elite ignoring the ethical issues about feeding the planet. These are the questions the film tackles. The Refettorio became a home. It was fascinating and beautiful to see how these great chefs transformed waste food into delicious meals.”
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