Babette’s Feast


Friday, 04 April 2014: Babette's Feast

Friday, 04 April 2014, 20:00

Venue: (see Locations and Tickets for further details)

Programme category: Forest Row Film Society

Director: Gabriel Axel, Denmark 1987, 102 mins, UIn an isolated 19th century Danish village a French refugee, Babette, commits herself to work for two middle-aged sisters, finally treating the whole community to an act of selfless charity which perforates their Puritanism and petty squabbling and provides a fuller appreciation of the goodness in creation. A glorious, foodie film, and the Pope’s favourite.

Further reading

  1. Daily Telegraph
  2. Washington Post
  3. Guardian