LONDON: OUR FIRST FILM FEAST VEGAN EVENT
Wednesday 7th August
Film Feast is delighted to announce our first Film Feast London event, which will also be our first Film Feast Vegan event!
We will be collaborating with London’s plant-based restaurant Plant Hub for a screening of the classic comedy, BIG NIGHT (15) on Wednesday 7th August at 7pm.
The screening will take place in the restaurant where Plant Hub’s chefs, David Bez and Antonio Alderuccio, will recreate two plant-based versions of courses from the film.
Tickets are £25 for two courses and the film, please visit www.planthub.net to book your tickets.
SUFFOLK: MIKE LEIGH TO LAUNCH SUFFOLK PROGRAMME
Tuesday 30th July
The multi-award-winning British film and theatre director, Mike Leigh, will be coming to The Riverside in Woodbridge on Tuesday 30th July to officially launch the Film Feast Suffolk programme.
The evening starts at 5:45pm with a specially prepared three-course dinner in The Riverside restaurant inspired by Mike’s film, NUTS IN MAY, which will be screening at 7:45pm. Tickets for the dinner/film/Q&A are £38 and are extremely limited! If you wish to just see the film and Q&A only then tickets are just £7.00. The full Film Feast Suffolk programme will be announced on the day with tickets going on sale for all events that are taking place around the many venues in Suffolk.
Please go visit The Riverside website at www.theriverside.co.uk to book your tickets.
A big “thank you” to Brian and Sharon at The Tea Hut in Woodbridge who have very kindly sponsored this Gala Event.
SUFFOLK: IMAGINATIVE TRAVELLER JOIN AS A NEW MAIN SPONSOR
Tuesday 18th June
Film Feast is thrilled to announce that Imaginative Traveller have joined us as a new Main Sponsor for Film Feast Suffolk this year!
Imaginative Traveller is an independently owned travel company based on a farm in Debenham, Suffolk surrounded by beautiful fields. They are known for innovative and inspiring trips across all corners of the globe, and believe that travel should be stimulating to give you an authentic experience of a destination.
Please go visit their website at www.imaginative-traveller.com to find out more about what they could do for you in helping you organise that holiday of a lifetime! There are even some incredible foodie trips on offer in the Basque region of Spain, Jordan, Thailand, India and Italy plus many more amazing destinations available to you.
SUFFOLK: OPENING NIGHT – BACK TO THE FUTURE AT JIMMY’S FARM
Friday 4th October ONLY
Jimmy’s Farm will host the opening night of Film Feast Suffolk with a screening of the classic BACK TO THE FUTURE (PG) along with a 2 course dinner of 50’s style American Diner Classics using Jimmy’s Farm own free range, rare breed meat.
Evening starts at 7pm, with food served from 7:30pm and the film at 9pm.
Sharing Platters of:
Cheeseburger, Chili Dog, Buffalo Chicken Wings with Chips and Slaw
Waffle, Banana, Chocolate Sauce and Ice Cream
Plus a Vegan option available
Tickets are £25 for 2 courses, the film and popcorn.
Booking is essential and spaces are limited, please contact Jimmy’s Farm Restaurant team on 01473 604206 to secure your tickets.
SUFFOLK: EAST OF ENGLAND CO-OP ARE OUR NEW HEADLINE SPONSOR
Monday 10th June
We are delighted to report that the East of England Co-op have returned this year but this time as our new Headline Sponsor for Film Feast Suffolk.
Film Feast places particular importance on locally sourced food for all the meals that are prepared in the local restaurants and cafes, inspired by the films that we screen.
Oli Watts, Head of Communications and Community at the, East of England Co-op, said: “Our sponsorship of Film Feast Suffolk highlights our ongoing commitment to supporting local food and drink producers, as well as our local communities.
We are particularly pleased that we can announce our sponsorship of this fantastic festival during Sourced Locally Fortnight (June 1-15), our annual campaign to shine a spotlight on delicious local produce from across the region.”
The Blues Brothers film screening at The Riverside on the 14th June features a cocktail called the Orange Whip, the cocktail will be available on the night in The Riverside bar and will be made from award-winning Adnams Longshore Vodka, kindly provided by the East of England Co-Op.
SUFFOLK: THE BLUES BROTHERS FILM FEAST
Friday 14th June ONLY
The Riverside, Woodbridge
Our first official Film Feast event of 2019 will be a screening of the cult classic, The Blues Brothers, preceeded by Soul Food options served outside the cinema or as a specially prepared three course dinner inspired by the film.
Film Only £7.00 (Film starts at 8:00pm)
Film and Outside Food – £15.00 (Food starts serving at 5:45pm)
Film and 3 Course Dinner – £38.00 (VERY Limited Spaces – starts at 5:45pm)
All food is in the style of “Soul Food” from the souther US states inspired by the Soul Food Cafe in the film, as is the prawn cocktail starter from the famous scene in the movie!
Orange Whip cocktails also available on the night!
For an additional £12 you can buy a ticket to see celebrated local band, The Biscuit Brothers, perform in The Riverside restaurant after our screening of The Blues Brothers at 10:30pm.
MICHAEL PALIN LAUNCHES FILM FEAST SUFFOLK 2018
On 2nd August the British comedian and Monty Python star, Michael Palin, visited The Riverside to launch Film Feast Suffolk and Suffolk’s first food and drink film festival. It was a beautiful sunny summer’s day and the Riverside chefs pulled out all the stops with an incredible menu inspired by the screening of Michael’s 1983 film, A Private Function. Our gracious thanks to Dingley Dell Pork for sponsoring the event and to all of you who came and showed your support.
Photos and Video credit to Village Green Pictures