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FYI: Nothing Like Chocolate (Food, Live Music, Film & Panel Discussion $8)

Deep in the rain forests of Grenada, anarchist chocolate-maker Mott Green operates an unusual chocolate factory that turns out delicious creations unknown to a world saturated with industrially produced cocoa.

Nothing Like Chocolate (2012)

Documentary

NR; 63 Minutes

Food Reception &

Live Music 6:15pm

Show Time ~ 7pm

Tickets $8

Written & Directed By Kum-Kum Bhavnani

View Trailer:  http://nothinglikechocolate.com/.

Nothing like Chocolate, a documentary film narrated by Susan Sarandon, tells the moving story of the relentless and headstrong Mott Green, founder of the Grenada Chocolate Company, as he pursues his unique vision to create the best chocolate in the world, from scratch. See how the smallest chocolate factory in the world is doing enormous things for cocoa communities, and the world's sweet tooth.

Food For Thought is a monthly evening of food, film and discussion with a focus on films of social, political, environmental and community interest. Held on the third Thursday of each month, the night will feature food samples by Honest Weight Food Co-op, live music by Jack Empie, a feature film screening and an open panel discussion.

Tickets may be purchased on-line or at the box office (subject to availability).

On street parking is free after 6pm and The Linda has a pay-lot permit kiosk (currency or credit).

This is an un-hosted event, part of CDFF's FYI Series. Let other Film Fans know you're attending and meet in the ticket lobby between 6:15 - 6:25pm using homemade CDFF signs to locate one another. To learn more about our FYI series, click on Pages in the green heading bar above.

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  • Joan

    a story about a great man with a great idea. Eat only Grenada Chocolate Factory chocolate because its better for people in Grenada and their fragile economy: better than "fair trade".

    2 · February 21, 2014

  • Joan

    I still look like this, just older. I'll look for you

    February 20, 2014

  • Wendy

    I have a long green coat and am wearing a navy sweater, and have a ponytail today. I will save an extra seat. Hope to see you there. Comment here or email before before 4pm - if you would like to meet up.

    February 20, 2014

    • Tessa

      great! I'll look for you there (black coat w/ red scarf - gray sweater w/ black turtleneck :)

      February 20, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I am iffy as I am having dental work that day. Will come if I can!

    February 19, 2014

  • Brenda B.

    Anyone coming from the N. Greenbush? I did just change my reservation because I don't know Albany well and don't like to drive at night. Brenda

    February 19, 2014

  • Roxanne

    I cross-posted this event with Albany Vegans & Vegetarians. There are 6 people attending from that group: http://www.meetup.com/albanyveg/events/163636782/.

    February 17, 2014

  • Brenda B.

    Anyone coming fro the North Greenbush area?

    February 1, 2014

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