Kings of Pastry Poster

Release Date: 2009

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
Sixteen pastry chefs demonstrate extraordinary skill and artistry as they create sweet delights in competition for a coveted honor in Les Meilleurs Ouvriers de France.

Director: Chris Hegedus, D.A. Pennebaker

Genres: Documentary

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  • Kings of Pastry, goes inside an intense event that few Americans know much about - a kind of tradesmen's Olympics. show more

  • Kings of Pastry is about the craft, the teaching and learning, the collaborative work, the tedium, the heartbreak and emotional backbone it takes to make something lovely, even if that something is destined to disappear down a gullet in seconds - and even if the maker ends up a noble failure. show more

  • Some of the creations these chefs produce defy belief (and make you wish you could jump into the screen to have a taste). show more

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