march, 2020

11mar12:10 pm1:00 pmFeaturedDowntown Dining Week & EIFF Present: Lunchbox Shorts™ 1

Event Details

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 @ 12:10PM | Tix: $15 | SOLD OUT! | No tix available for walk-ups!

Today’s LUNCH is provided by Rostizado by Tres Carnales.  Doors at 11:45am.  Film program begins promptly as 12:10pm.  Admission is $15 and includes LUNCH.

Presented by EIFF and Downtown Dining Week, this special edition of LUNCHBOX SHORTS™ features 4 to 5 short films, all with a common theme — FOOD.  This cinematic feast serves up comedy, animation, drama and documentary, tossed with filmic tastes from lands afar and topped off with good company!  Always a hit at the Edmonton International Film Festival each October, EIFF is thrilled to partner with DBA for these two (2) unique short film programs on MARCH 11 & 12 during Downtown Dining Week. Admission is $15 and includes LUNCH!

Today’s short film program runs 50-mins. and includes these films:

TASTEFUL
Director: Morr Meroz | 2:41 | USA | Animation
A not-so-friendly competition between two food vendors quickly turns violent, as the dishes they serve get less and less Kosher.

THE AVOCADO
Director: Darwin Serink | 11:00 | USA/Canada | Drama
After several unsuccessful attempts, Raul finally gets the courage to ask his co-worker, Rosa, out on a date. To his surprise, she says yes, but when the anticipated day arrives, Raul is met with an unforeseen event that changes his life forever. 

FORBIDDEN TIKKA MASALA
Director: Rahul Chaturvedi | 15:00 | Canada | Comedy
A recently retired Indian woman allows her palate to take her on a unique – and sacrilegious – culinary journey.

PRAWN
Director: Andrew Gillingham | 10:00 | Canada | Dramedy
A sensitive waiter in a toxic work environment becomes upset when he finds out the dinner special is ‘prawns burned alive on a fire grill.’ He decides to free the prawns, and in doing so, liberates himself.

IVAN
Director: Panagiotis Kountouras | 9:25 | Greece | Drama
A solitary dinner for two in a dehumanized society that has a craving for itself.

Time

(Wednesday) 12:10 pm - 1:00 pm MST

Location

Landmark Cinemas 9 City Centre

10200 102 Ave NW , Edmonton, AB, T5J 4B7

Organizer

Edmonton International Film Festivalinfo@edmontonfilmfest.com Suite #202, 10816A - 82 Avenue | EDMONTON, Alberta | T6E 2B3

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