MiNi Film Festival

  • Film
  • Film Screenings
Critics' pick
Dutch Design Workspace , 600 Shaanxi Bei Lu Sat 09 Jun - Sun 10 Jun Free

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MiNi returns for its second edition with a selection of shorts, documentaries and feature films all focused on the theme of ‘food’. Expect plenty of the latter from top Shanghai restaurants, as well as a quiz, cocktails, DJs and an after party on the Saturday night.

Screenings will take place at 12pm, 2.30pm. 5pm and 8pm on both days.Details of the full schedule will be released closer to the festival, or see for full programme and more information.


Saturday 9 June 

Midday El Bulli: Cooking in Process A documentary following 12 months in the life of the internationally-renowned, but now-closed, restaurant.

2.30pm Ancient Species Documentary looking at the efforts of a young Yunnanese farmer to implement a more sustainable approach in his fields.

5pm Our Daily Bread A startling look at the processes behind the food we eat - from the field to the dinner plate.

8pm Delicatessen Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet's classic dark comedy.

After Party: B&C Bar

Sunday 10 June

2.30pm Kings of Pastry Documentary charting a three day festival in Lyon with some of the world's greatest pastry chefs.

5pm Cooking History A fascinating look at military chefs from around the world and their stories of survival and serving food.

8pm Eat Drink Man Woman MiNi finishes with this classic film from Ang Lee.
Date: Sat 09 Jun - Sun 10 Jun
Time: Midday-10pm
Event admission: Free
Event website:
Venue name: Dutch Design Workspace
English address: Third Floor, Bldg 3 600 Shaanxi Bei Lu, near Xinzha Lu, Jingan district
Chinese address: 静安区陕西北路600号3号楼3楼, 近新闸路
Event telephone: 6075 1010