Todo sobre el asado

By Sophie Cameron

todo sobre el asado

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Anyone who knows anything about Argentina will tell you that asado isn’t just part of the nation’s cuisine; it’s part of its national identity. When filmmaking duo Mariano Cohn and Gastón Duprat – known for the award-winning El hombre de al lado – realized there were no documentaries about Argentina’s beloved barbeques, they decided to fill the gap themselves.

Todo sobre el asado explores the phenomenon of Argentina’s barbecued meat not only from a culinary point of view, but also an anthropological one. It takes the viewer on a unique journey through Argentine food and culture, meeting a vast array of fans and foodies along the way: chefs, butchers, restaurateurs, historians, anthropologists, and even a hair stylist for cows and an expert in halitosis.

But like all national icons, myths and misunderstandings about asado and its origins have emerged over time. While certainly a celebration of Argentina and its food, Todo sobre el asado also tackles some of these misconceptions, doing so with humor and style. (Shown in Spanish.)

July 21, 2017 – August 3, 2017
Opening hours
Monday
22:30 – 22:30
Tuesday
22:30 – 22:30
Wednesday
22:30 – 22:30
Thursday
22:30 – 22:30
Friday
22:30 – 22:30
Saturday
22:30 – 22:30
Sunday
22:30 – 22:30