March 19 – April 2


Finding Gaston
Buscando a Gastón
2014 Peru 80 min N-13
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A tour of Peruvian gastronomy on the heels of chef Gastón Acurio in his quest to use cuisine as a catalyst for change in his country. Stories, dreams and flavours from a country caught up day to day in the power of cuisine.

There are many great chefs around the world. Only one is considered to be a National hero. Meet chef Gaston Acurio and follow him in a journey to find out the stories, the inspirations and the dreams behind the man that has taken his cuisine outside the kitchen in a mission to change his country with food. Let this journey take you into the world of peruvian cuisine to discover the power of food in peru. Because the people that are passionate enough to believe they can make a difference, are actually the ones who do.

"Finding Gaston" (2014, doc., "Kino pavasaris").

About Directors

Julia Patricia Perez (b. in Lima, Peru)

Total votes: 32
Director(s) - Julia Patricia Perez
Screenwriter(s) - Julia Patricia Perez
Actors - Gastón Acurio
Producer(s) - Julia Patricia Perez
Cinematographer - Ed Talavera
Editor(s) - Julia Patricia Perez
Composer(s) -
Sales agent - Wide
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Dialogues - Spanish
Subtitles - Lithuanian
"Finding Gaston" (2014, doc., "Kino pavasaris").

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