European Cinema Night: The Taste of Things

On Friday, the 8th of December, Cinema Victoria has the pleasure of inviting you to the European Cinema Night, a special evening with an exciting line-up of European film screenings, organized in partnership with Creative Europe MEDIA and Europa Cinemas network, in the same week, in 85 halls across Europe.

In Timișoara, the audience is invited to enjoy a cinematic and culinary adventure: the French film THE TASTE OF THINGS / LA PASSION DE DODIN BOUFFANT, starring Juliette Binoche and Benoît Magimel as two famous chefs from the 19th century, will be screened as a preview. The screening will be followed by a discussion with chef Ioan Bebeșelea, the cook Noemi Hugel and Szövérdfi-Szép Zoltán, the founder of Rovinhud Whine Show. Before the screening, from 18 o’clock, the audience is invited to a tasting of French products in the cinema foyer. 

Access is free, upon reservation through this link. Reservations are open on the 28th of November, at 12 o’clock. The reserved tickets have no assigned seat, and seats in the hall are occupied in the order of arrival at the event. The reservation is valid until the start time of the event, the seats remaining unoccupied after this time will be redistributed to those who are present.

About the film

Director: Tran Anh Hùng
Stars: Juliette Binoche, Benoît Magimel, Emmanuel Salinger
Drama – France – 2023 – 2h 14min
Spoken in French, subtitled in Romanian 

Cook Eugenie and her boss Dodin grow fond of one another over 20 years, and their romance gives rise to dishes that impress even the world's most illustrious chefs. When Dodin is faced with Eugenie's reluctance to commit, he begins to cook for her.

Festivals and Awards: Best Director - Cannes 2023

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