American Stories, Food, Family and Philosophy

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American Stories, Food, Family and Philosophy
American Stories, Food, Family and Philosophy.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Chantal Akerman
Produced by Bertrand Van Effenterre
Written by Chantal Akerman
Starring Mark Amitin
Cinematography Luc Benhamou
Edited by Patrick Mimouni
Release date
  • February 1989 (1989-02)
Running time
92 minutes
Country Belgium
Language French

American Stories, Food, Family and Philosophy (French: Histoires d'Amérique) is a 1989 Belgian drama film directed by Chantal Akerman. It was entered into the 39th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] The film deals with Jewish identity in the center of the U.S.A.

Plot[edit]

The film is set in New York City, near Williamsburg Bridge. It follows several people telling their life story.

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Berlinale: 1989 Programme". berlinale.de. Retrieved 11 March 2011. 

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