Babette’s Feast (Gabriel Axel, 1987)

Babettes gæstebud
DK, 102 min

someone told me
this gloriously drab little romp
was ‘foodsploitation’.
they weren’t wrong
but i was….
(recommended, in spite of the academy award. ha.)

Apparently this won the ’88 Academy Award for Best Foreign Film. How glad am I that I didn’t know that going into it; it may have uncontrollably prejudiced me. (Fuck the Academy!)

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