POTLIKKKER FILM FEST – D.C.

April 18, 2009
6-9 p.m. @ Johnny’s Half Shell
400 North Capitol Street NW
Washington, D.C.

Eats

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

Films
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”

Drinks
Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey and beer by Flying Dog Brewery

Music
Jazz from the Jimmy Burrell Band