‘Movie is Delicious’ Workshop by Taste Library x MOViE MOViE :


15 & 29 August (Saturday)


2:00pm – 5:30pm

Asia/Hong_Kong ‘Movie is Delicious’ Workshop by Taste Library x MOViE MOViE : DATE: 15 & 29 August (Saturday)
TIME: 2:00pm – 5:30pm
H504, Hollywood

H504, Hollywood

Taste Library, MOViE MOViE
Fee (HKD)

$380/session, Taste Library member $300/session
(Participant will receive a free movie ticket given by MOViE MOViE)


+852 3481 3998 /

Attention food lovers! MOViE MOViE has invited well-respected local food writer Craig Au-Yeung Ying-chai to hold two “Movie is Delicious” workshops at PMQ Taste Library, where you can enjoy our exclusive selection of movies and movie-related gourmet dishes freshly made by Craig on the spot! Are you ready for this multi-faceted experience that is going to assault all your senses?

[Movie is Delicious Workshop]
15 August (Sat)

  • 2:00pm – 5:30pm (Movie screening: The Lunchbox 美味情書)

16 August (Sun)

  • 2:00pm – 5:30pm(Movie: A Tale of Samurai Cooking – A True Love Story 舌尖上的武士道)

Fee: $380/session, Taste Library member $300/session
**Participant will receive a free movie ticket given by MOViE MOViE
First come, first served


The Lunchbox
Director : Ritesh Batra
Cast : Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur, Nawazuddin Siddique
Duration : 105 mins
Category : I
Language: Indian and English (with Chinese and English subtitles)

A wrongly delivered lunchbox connects a housewife – Ila Vaid, to Saajan Fernandes, a lonely man in the dusk of his life. Ila lives in Kandivili, the conservative middle class Hindu enclave. And Saajan lives in Ranwar village, Bandra, an old Christian neighborhood that is threatened by the new high rises of Mumbai. Very soon Saajan will retire and bid goodbye to a Mumbai that crushed his dreams, took away his loved ones one by one, and turned his hair white. Just then Ila comes into his life. In the big city, that crushes dreams and recycles them everyday, both find a dream to hold on to. They exchange notes in the lunchbox and create a fantasy life. As the lunchbox goes back and forth, this fantasy becomes so elaborate that it threatens to overwhelm their reality. In the end, they come to a crosswords where they must choose between the two Worlds. The Lunchbox is the story of loneliness, regret, nostalgia, and above all, of the mistakes that can also be miracles. A box office hit in India and beyond, THE LUNCHBOX won the Critics Week Viewers Choice Award at Cannes.

A Tale of Samurai Cooking- A True Love Story
Director : Yuzo Asahara
Cast : Aya Ueto, Kengo Kora, Kimiko Yo, Toshiyuki Nishida
Duration : 122 mins
Category: I
Language: Japanese (with Chinese and English subtitles)

Haru has an excellent sense of taste and surpassing skill in the kitchen, but she has been divorced from her first husband after only a year of marriage because of her impetuous character. One day, Haru is proposed by Dennai Funaki, samurai chef from Kaga, to marry his succeeding son. The Funaki family who has served the Lord of Kaga not with the sword but with the kitchen-knife is well known as Kitchen Samurai for generations. However, now, her new husband Yasunobu wields a kitchen-knife with no skill at all. In order to save the family name Funaki and its position as kitchen samurai, Haru decides to teach him the art of cuisine. Inspired by a real-life family in Kaga that has survived countless upheavals with its cuisine, the film has been selected for the Culinary Cinema section at Berlin International Film Festival 2014.

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