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SFA’s Potlikker Film Fest in D.C.

12 Feb


Saturday, April 18–6 to 9 p.m.
at Johnny’s Half Shell

programmed by the Southern Foodways Alliance
and underwritten by Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey


·    Potlikker Shots
·    Woodfired Florida Hoecakes – Terrell Danley, Crème
·    Delta Catfish Tamales — Ann Cashion, Johnny’s Half Shell
·    Buttermilk Brined Fried Chicken – Gillian Clark, Georgia Avenue Meeting House
·    Heirloom Pigs in Handstitched Blankets – Jeffrey Buben, Vidalia
·    Jack and Sweets Pie – David Guas, Damgoodsweet

·    Jazz from the Jimmy Burrell Band

Travel the South, state by state, dish by dish, with SFA produced and directed short films:
·    “Eat or We Both Starve,” Taylor Grocery, Taylor, Mississippi
·    “Feeding the Soul at Jones Valley Urban Farm,” Birmingham, Alabama
·    “Hot Chicken,”  Prince’s Hot Chicken Shack, Nashville, Tennessee
And take a look at D.C. foodways, courtesy of Nina Gilden Seavey’s, “A Short History of Sweet Potato Pie And How it Became a Flying Saucer”

·    Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey

ADMISSION, by advance reservation, is a measly $40.

To register, click here to buy your tickets online now, or visit Events sell out quickly, and early registration is encouraged.  Tickets will not be available at the door.