SPECIAL RECEPTION WITH FOOD TASTING! (SEE BELOW)
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- Film + Q&A: Buy here or click the 7:00 showtime
- Film + Q&A with RECEPTION: Buy here or click the “Buy Ticket” button at the bottom of the page. Each package is valid for one person.
Film: Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table is the story of the inspirational matriarch behind the iconic Commander’s Palace restaurant, who revolutionized creole cuisine while helping to launch the celebrity chef phenomenon. Including interviews with Emeril Lagasse and Paul Prudhomme, this is a loving tribute to a pioneer of the modern American food movement. New York premiere of a festival favorite!
Q&A with restaurateur Alvin Clayton, proprietor of the beloved New Rochelle restaurant Alvin & Friends
Alvin Clayton grew up in Trinidad among a tradition of cooking and hospitality. Now residing in New Rochelle with his family, Alvin is the proprietor of the beloved restaurant Alvin & Friends, featuring award-winning Southern/Caribbean cooking, signature cocktails, Alvin’s celebrated paintings, and outstanding jazz performances.
Film + Q&A Tickets: $10 (member), $15 (nonmember)