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Film society takes role in food festival

PUBLISHED: 19:31 09 July 2008 | UPDATED: 10:33 12 July 2010

Diss Film Society at The Park Hotel is showing Babette's Feast (PG) on Monday at 8pm as part of the town's Taste of Diss festival.

The film is a heart warming story of food and love.

Diss Film Society at The Park Hotel is showing Babette's Feast (PG) on Monday at 8pm as part of the town's Taste of Diss festival.

The film is a heart warming story of food and love. In an austere religious community in 1870s Denmark, a French refugee arrives at the household of two spinster sisters and their father, and becomes their housekeeper and cook. After the death of their father, she prepares a meal in his memory - not just a meal but a gastronomic feast which is revelatory and life changing for the sisters and the community.

Admission £4; members £3; students £2.

See www.dissfilmsociety.com for details of the new season and membership.


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