Babette's Feast

Babette's Feast
  • 1987
  • Denmark
  • 103 min
  • U
  • Directed by: Gabriel Axel
  • Cast: Stephane Audran, Birgitte Federspiel, Bodil Kjer
  • Language: Danish, Swedish, French

In the Jutland peninsula during the late 19th century, exiled French housekeeper Audran wins 10,000 francs in a lottery and uses the money to prepare a sumptuous banquet in honour of a deceased Lutheran dean, whose daughters are sustaining his mission to the poor and needy. But when the shopping list arrives the sisters begin to wonder if a feast is compatible with their piety. A delicious gastronomic experience and an exquisite, boisterous slice of cinematic narrative with real feeling.

Performance times

This film is not currently showing in cinemas.

Babette's Feast

Tell us more about this listing.