ESTÔMAGO – A GASTRONOMIC STORY
Thursday 19th July 2018
7.30pm | Free Entry
A CUNNING MAN DISCOVERS THEY WAY TO THE WORLD’S GOOD GRACES IS THROUGH PEOPLE’S STOMACHS IN THIS WITTY DRAMA. RAIMUNDO NONATO IS A SHABBY DRIFTER WHO WANDERS INTO TOWN IN NEED OF MONEY AND A PLACE TO STAY. NONATO HAPPENS UPON A CHEAP DINER THAT’S LOOKING FOR A COOK. CUSTOMERS SOON DISCOVER THAT THE FORMER HOBO HAS GENUINE TALENT IN THE KITCHEN, INCLUDING IRIA, A PROSTITUTE, WHO LOVES TO EAT AND STARTS AN AFFAIR WITH HIM. ONE OF THE DINER’S NEW REGULARS IS GIOVANNI, THE OWNER OF AN UPSCALE ITALIAN RESTAURANT, WHO LURES NONATO AWAY BY GIVING HIM THE POSITION OF CHEF. HE TOO HAS EYES ON IRIA. FOR A WHILE NONATO IS LIVING THE HIGH LIFE UNTIL HIS LUCK TURNS SOUR AND HE ENDS UP IN PRISON. NONATO STARTS PUTTING IS CULINARY TALENTS TO WORK AGAIN TO RISE TO THE TOP AMONGST HIS VIOLENT CELLMATES.
Brazilica is a unique festival in the UK celebrating Brazilian arts and culture. In July each year, the festival brings artists from the UK , Europe and Brazil to Liverpool.
Throughout the day (Saturday 14th July 2018), bands perform on the Waterfront mainstage followed by the night time carnival parade through the city centre with glittering costumes, floats and the irresistible sounds of samba.
Brazilica film festival will be running from 16th to 30 July 2018 showcasing 8 feature films and documentaries shown in different venues.