Truffle Hunters, The

VALENTINE’S DAY: Sunday February 14, 10.30am. Join us for a conversation with Nigel Wood, the founder of Truffle Paddock and Truffle Melbourne, following an advance screening of this delicious documentary. Tickets on sale now!

Nigel Wood is one of Australia’s leading truffle experts and is a truffle grower in Gippsland Victoria. Each year he organises Australia’s largest truffle fesBval – Truffle Melbourne – and also makes Australia’s most popular and trusted range of truffle products. These are branded Truffle Paddock, and named aaer his Gippsland truffle farm and are available online at . These products are available at an ever increasing number of grocers and delis around Melbourne and Victoria.

A documentary about those dedicated to hunting the most elusive of the world’s fungi, THE TRUFFLE HUNTERS follows the Italians whose secret culture of discovering what cannot be cultivated by agriculture has been handed down through generations. With the effects of climate change and deforestation threatening this age-old tradition, Michael Dweck and Gregory Kershaw’s acclaimed documentary is a charming ode to the individuals (and their extremely talented dogs) who undertake one of the most precious food rituals in the world.

Italian language, English subtitles
Sunday, 14th February

Legend Deluxe: In-Cinema dining session.
Event: Special event screening, complimentary & discount tickets do not apply
CC & AD: Closed captions or audio description available for individual use for this session, captions DO NOT appear on-screen.

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

Commences Thursday, 18 Feb 2021
Rating CTC
Genre Documentary
Running Time 84
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