The Taste of Things / La Passion de Dodin Bouffant

La Passion de Dodin Bouffant
The Taste of Things

Date & Time: Thursday 7th at 8:30pm

Details: Trần Anh Hùng / France / 2023 / 145 mins

Starring: Juliette Binoche, Benoît Magimel, Emmanuel Salinger


Peerless cook Eugenie (Binoche) has worked for the famous gourmet Dodin (Magimel) for the last 20 years. Bonding over a passion for gastronomy and mutual admiration, their relationship develops into romance and gives rise to delicious dishes that impress 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!


A delectable feast for the senses, The Taste Of Things is a stunningly beautiful romance that simmers with emotion.

“You’ll swear you can smell and taste every shot” The Telegraph

“An absolute delight” The Wrap

“So rich and romantic it will leave you woozy” Time Out



Best Director, Cannes Film Festival, 2023
Best Cinematography, Lumiéres Awards, 2024
Shortlisted for Best International Feature, Academy Awards, 2024
Nominated for three César Awards, 2024