Chefs Brad Farmerie and Amanda Freitag Set to Rock 5th Annual NYC Food Film Festival
Chef Brad Farmerie & Saxon + Parole to Serve Up Food Porn Party
Chef Amanda Freitag to Close Festival with Farm to Film to Table Event
Chef Gastón Acurio’s Mistura is Focus of Edible Adventure #3
Chef Brett Reichler in for Opening Night at Tribeca Cinemas with Burgers + Craft Beers
Matt Timms Returns with Tribeca Taco Takedown
20+ Films Selected For Food Film Festival Running October 13-16th @ Tribeca Cinemas
1st Ever Food Porn Party Set for Saturday Night
Food Bank For New York City Returns as Beneficiary
International Culinary Center is Exclusive Culinary School
Featured Below: Trailer for “Mistura: The Power of Food”, Dir. Patricia Perez
NEW YORK, NY — The NYC Food Film Festival returns to New York City for its 5th consecutive year offering a unique series of events where food and film lovers return to taste what they see on the screen. Yes, the NYC Food Film Festival is the only festival in the world that serves the food that is seen in the films. Produced in association with the James Beard Foundation and benefiting the Food Bank For New York City, the 2011 NYC Food Film Festival runs from October 13 through October 16, 2011 at Tribeca Cinemas.
The NYC Food Film Festival was created by George Motz, the documentary filmmaker behind the award-winning Hamburger America film, book and mobile app. and Chef Harry Hawk. Through documentaries, features and short films, the Festival presents the best, and the most memorable, of the world’s favorite and exotic foods on the big screen…and then serves them to the guests.
Delicious DIRT. iPhone App You Need
Companion App to Hamburger America Book & Film “Burger GPS” for iPhone Now Available in the App Store
Find Great Burgers Anywhere in USA with George Motz’s New App Burger GPS
Never eat a mediocre hamburger again! On your next road trip, you will not stop at a single generic chain selling burgers made from frozen hockey pucks. Hamburger expert (and author/director of the book/film Hamburger America) George Motz now brings you Burger GPS, his 1st mobile app (iPhone / iPad / iPod Touch). Burger GPS pinpoints your location, and finds you the nearest Motz-approved burger joint, from over 1,800 different listings. Trust him, he’s eaten over 10,000 burgers in his lifetime. Burger GPS can be downloaded here for free.
The app has many great features, including:
- Every joint listed serves burgers made from fresh meat. Never frozen.
- Over 250 beautiful burger photos from George’s own collection
- Most listings include George’s own Menu Picks
- Share burger joints with friends with email & social tools
- Keep a diary of favorites, past and future visits
- Follow George’s Blog Posts
Delicious DIRT. Food Film Festival -> NYC + Chicago
Inside: Chef Brad Farmerie, NYC Food Film Festival, Chicago Food Film Festival, George Motz, Hamburger America, PUBLIC, The Monday Room, Double Crown, Madam Geneva
- Chef Brad Farmerie Named Executive Chef of 2011 The NYC Food Film Festival
- 5th Annual Festival to Take Place October 13 – 16, 2011
- 2nd Annual Chicago Food Film Festival Call For Entries Now Open
- Festival Director/Burger Author George Motz Has New Hamburger America Book / iPhone App
In celebration of National Hamburger Month (May 2011), Festival Director George Motz is releasing his 2nd book and 1st iPhone app, both titled Hamburger America. The app will lead users to the 1500+ Motz-Approved burger joints around the USA, which he considers the best of the 10,000+ hamburgers he’s tasted. It will also include George’s menu picks, little stories about each place, and feature hundreds of Motz’s own drool-inducing burger photographs. Check em out HERE. Motz’s award-winning film and book, ”Hamburger America”, were the original inspiration for the NYC Food Film Festival. To celebrate the film’s premiere, Motz and Festival co-creator Harry Hawk, served some of the burgers featured in the film to the crowd as they watched. The event was such a success that they decided to do it again and invited other chefs and filmmakers to participate. The rest is history. For more information regarding Hamburger America, visit hamburgeramerica.com.