Posts by Lia Rinaldo

Exploring the Future of Food @ the 12th Devour! The Food Film Fest

September 22, 2022 (Wolfville, NS) – Devour! The Food Film Fest is back for another year of film and food fusion. The 12th instalment, celebrating this year’s theme, The Future of Food, an introspective of new food choices that continues to emerge throughout the world. The festival will span 53 events over 7 days running…

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Legendary Chef, Television Host, Author, and Artist Jacques Pépin To Accept Award At SIFF’s 25th Anniversary Festival March 23-27, 2022

SONOMA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (SIFF) ANNOUNCES FIRST RECIPIENT OF THE 2022 SIFF CULINARY EXCELLENCE AWARD Legendary Chef, Television Host, Author, and Artist Jacques Pépin To Accept Award At SIFF’s 25th Anniversary Festival March 23-27, 2022 Sonoma, CA January 12, 2022—Sonoma International Film Festival (SIFF), noted for delivering the best in film, food, wine and fun during…

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Devour! Food, Film and Education — A Giving Tuesday Trifecta!

November 30, 2021: Thanks to the generosity of our partners, donors, and participants, we recently wrapped the 11th edition of Devour! The Food Film Fest highlighting Global Indigenous Cinema and Cuisine. It was a transformative event that left festival-goers in awe of the Indigenous stories, creativity and flavours we were privileged to share. Through physically distanced in-person events,…

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2021 Festival Theme is Global Indigenous Cinema & Cuisine

We’re thrilled to announce Devour! The Food Film Fest’s 2021 theme of “Global Indigenous Cinema and Cuisine.” This hybrid event will take place both online and in person in Wolfville, Nova Scotia/Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq people, from October 19-24. “Devour! The Food Film Fest is an important vehicle for advancing…

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A Message to our Dear Devour! Partners, Friends & Fans

A Message to our dear Devour! Partners, Friends & Fans [May 4, 2020] We hope you are safe, healthy and with and connected to your loved ones. Everyone is feeling this everywhere and especially in the industries that we bridge at Devour! The Food Film Fest – food & beverage, film, tourism, agriculture, education, travel…

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Devour! The Food Film Fest sets the scene with over 80 films in epic 2019 lineup

Wolfville, NS (September 10, 2019)– The world’s largest culinary film festival, Devour! The Food Film Fest (Devour!)  announced the full film lineup for its 9th year at an event in Toronto with the Italian Trade Commission. Devour! takes place October 22-27, 2019 in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. The festival will screen 80+ new food-and-drink inspired films from 24 countries,…

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Devour! The Food Film Fest serves up significant economic impact in Nova Scotia

Wolfville, Wednesday, August 7 – Wolfville’s Devour! The Food Film Fest continues to have significant economic impact to the Nova Scotian economy and is gearing up for its ninth flagship event from October 22-27, 2019. According to statistics from Tourism Nova Scotia, 13,000 people attending Devour! in 2018 were responsible for an economic impact of just over…

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Government of Canada announces investment to support tourism in the Annapolis Valley

Winery Association of Nova Scotia, Devour! The Food Film Fest, Hall’s Harbour to attract more visitors, improve accessibility July 9, 2019 – Wolfville, Nova Scotia – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency. Tourism is an inclusive sector that showcases Canada’s culture, diversity, natural beauty and unique experiences to the world. It delivers economic benefits across the country…

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