Truffle Hunters

Dir: Directors: Michael Dweck & Gregory Kershaw
Cast: Cast: Piero Botto, Sergio Cauda, Maria Cicciù
84mins   2020   Italy   12A   Italian    Subtitled   

Deep in the forests of Piedmont, Italy, a handful of men, seventy or eighty years old, hunt for the rare and expensive white Alba truffle-which to date has resisted all of modern science's efforts at cultivation.

'..visually, it is magnificent, with every scene framed like a gorgeous painting.' Deborah Ross, The Spectator

*This screening is part of Wilma’s Documentary Club. Buy a £10 ticket and join Wilma De Jong, lecturer at the University of Sussex and published writer on the subject of documentaries, for a post film discussion*


Thu 21 October