Tender Table Fundraiser: TAMPOPO

Tender Table Fundraiser: TAMPOPO

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There are many love stories folded into this film's enjoyably meandering two hours, but "Tampopo" is above all about the romance of food, and the joyous, agonizing devotion and hard work required to tease out its manifold mysteries.

Oct 27, 2016 | Full Review…

Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times

Tender-Table logoTender Table is a storytelling platform for women, trans, and non-binary folks who are Black, Indigenous, or people of color. It seeks out narratives about the sweet, savory, sour, and bitter relationships to food and its connections to identity, memory, and community.

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TAMPOPO
Director: 
Jûzô Itami
Country: 
Japan
Year: 
1985
Runtime: 
116 minutes

The tale of an enigmatic band of ramen ronin who guide the widow of a noodle shop owner on her quest for the perfect recipe, Tampopo serves up a savory broth of culinary adventure seasoned with offbeat comedy sketches and the erotic exploits of a gastronome gangster.

Sweet, sexy, surreal, and mouthwatering, Tampopo remains one of the most delectable examples of food on film.

Special Admission

$10 and AVAILABLE IN ADVANCE.

All ticket sales will go directly towards funding Tender Table's programming in 2020.