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The Truffle Hunters: Special Screening
November 20, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Following the film, we will host a
Post-film discussion with Executive Producer, Geralyn Dreyfous
highlighting the international conservation effort inspired by the film, and
Light refreshments featuring fresh truffles
and truffle-inspired specialty offerings catered by Heart Rock Kitchen
Paired with wine and Billings Farm cheese
Saturday, November 20
3:00 PM Screening & Discussion, Billings Farm Theater
5:00 PM Reception in our renovated, historic barn
$100 per person
includes film screening, post-film discussion and reception
Seating is limited. Purchase tickets by November 14
Ticket proceeds benefit the Woodstock Vermont Film Series
Contact 802-457-5303 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proof of vaccination and masks are required for entry.
Geralyn Dreyfous is one of the most prolific and successful producers in independent documentary film, with 154 credits ranging from Born Into Brothers, Allen vs Farrow, and The Hunting Ground to Won’t You Be My Neighbor and 2021 Sundance award nominee, Try Harder. Her films have won Academy Awards and Emmys.
The Truffle Hunters follows a vanishing breed of now elderly men and their faithful dogs through the forests of Northern Italy’s Piedmont region in search of the white Alba truffle, a prized delicacy, the most coveted of which can command astoundingly high prices at auction.
These savvy hunters are at one with nature while trusting their dogs’ keen sense of smell to unearth these culinary treasures. The last of a generation, the hunters show a mix of passion, humor, a sense of good-hearted adventure and pride in what they do, reflecting old world values and operating in tune with the gentle rhythms of life within environs of natural beauty.
There will also be a general admission showing of The Truffle Hunters on Sunday, November 21 at 3:00. Purchase tickets in advance.
The 12th season of the Woodstock Vermont Film Series will feature 10 award-winning documentary films that reflect our vision: to share place-based stories of people near and far, to engage our audiences, and to inspire conversations that increase connections with each other and our world. Showings take place on select Saturdays from January 1 – March 12. Film tickets and season passes will go on sale on November 22.
Film Series Safety In consideration of the health of our guests and staff, attendees are expected to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. You will be asked at entry to show proof of vaccination, either as vaccination card, photocopy of the card, or cell phone photograph of the card. All guests will be required to wear masks at all times during film viewings in the Theater. We thank you in advance for your adherence to these policies.
- November 20, 2021
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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