★ 2023 Cannes Film Festival - Best Director - Tràn Anh Hùng
★ 2023 Academy Award - Top 15 of the Best International Film
1885. Peerless cook Eugenie has worked for the famous gourmet Dodin for the last 20 years. As time went by, the practice of gastronomy and mutual admiration turned into a romantic relationship.
Their association gives rise to dishes, one more delicious than the next, that confound even the world’s most illustrious chefs. But Eugenie is fond of her freedom and has never wanted to marry Dodin. So, he decides to do something he has never done before: cook for her.
Director：Tràn Anh Hùng
Cast：Juliette Binoche, Benoît Magimel
About the Director
Tràn Anh Hùng, director, screenwriter, producer. Born in Vietnam in 1962, moved to France due to the war when he was young. His first feature film A Taste of Green Papaya was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, and won the Cannes Golden Camera Award and the French César Award for Best First Feature. He then won the Venice Golden Lion Award for Cyclo. which is profound. And the poetic film language condenses into thousands of emotional touches, making Vietnamese films stunning in the global film industry. He has worked with director of photography Li Pingbin three times to create Early Summer of Love, Norwegian Wood and Ode to Life. His work The Pot-au-Feu, entered the main competition of Cannes for the first time and won the Best Director award.