Title

CUCINA POVERA

A one-off and mini-series discoving the story of the creation of one of the world’s healthiest and most creative gastronomic food cultures, based on a culture of poverty, innovation and co-existence: the Mediterranean Diet.

From Israel to Greece, Italy and Spain, Cucina Povera weaves together contemporary observational scenes, location photography and rare film archive with compelling interviews with village cooks, historians, scientists, chefs and food writers, to offer a comprehensive take on the Mediterranean Diet, helping to inspire good health, sustainable living and to influence the way we cook, eat and live. 

Info

Writer | Director:
Andreas Apostolidis, Yuri Averof
Cinematography:
Stelios Apostolopoulos
Research:
Editing:
Music:
Producers:
Rea Apostolides & Yuri Averof. Supported by CREATIVE EUROPE - MEDIA Development and the John S. Latsis Foundation.
World distribution:
First Hand Films - www.firsthandfilms.com