Ismail Merchant's Paris: Filming and Feasting in France with 40 Recipes

Ismail Merchant's Paris: Filming and Feasting in France with 40 Recipes

by Ismail Merchant, Harry N Abrams
     
 
Film, food, and cooking are Ismail Merchant's great passions. And nowhere are these passions more intertwined than in France, where Merchant has made eight films, among them Surviving Picasso and A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries. In this treat for film buffs and food lovers, illustrated throughout with color photographs, Merchant serves up hilarious vignettes from his

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Film, food, and cooking are Ismail Merchant's great passions. And nowhere are these passions more intertwined than in France, where Merchant has made eight films, among them Surviving Picasso and A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries. In this treat for film buffs and food lovers, illustrated throughout with color photographs, Merchant serves up hilarious vignettes from his filmmaking days in France-starring Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, Vanessa Redgrave, Isabelle Adjani, and Paul Newman, among many others-as well as mouth-watering stories about the many memorable French meals he's prepared and enjoyed. To top it all off, he presents his 40 favorite French recipes, from culinary masterworks created by famed four-star chefs to actress Jeanne Moreau's pte de pomme.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810941625
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 10.25(h) x 0.50(d)

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