*5-6pm, “Meet the Director” Wine & Cheese Reception
6-8pm, Screening of SOUR GRAPES + Q&A
4:30-6pm, Midnight Rum — Long Island & Prohibition Exhibit
Guest Speaker for “Q and A”: Reuben Atlas, Co-Director
Set in the super-fast, super-rich world of LA and New York during the financial boom of the early 2000s, in the lead up to the 2008 financial crash, and featuring the obsessive collectors, outraged wine producers, suspect auction houses, and specialist FBI sleuths, SOUR GRAPES is an “Emperor’s New Clothes” fable for the modern age. The film traces the story of the millions of dollars made from the sale of fake vintage wine, which flooded a susceptible luxury market with counterfeits that still lie undetected in cellars across the world. Winner of Best Documentary at the Key West Film Festival.
Time: 85 minutes
*Tickets for Reception and Film are $12 and we strongly recommend that you purchase advance tickets at portjeffdocumentaryseries.com until July 5th. Please print out your e-mail receipt, as that is your ticket. Walk-ins will be be welcome if we can accommodate.
**Tickets for film only are $7 at the door (no credit cards, please).
***Wines provided by Pindar Vineyards Port Jefferson Wine Shop | 117 Main Street, Port Jefferson, NY
****Cheeses and Accompaniments provided by C’est Cheese, Pt. Jefferson, Brew Cheese, Stony Brook, Bliss Restaurant, E. Setauket and Wild By Nature, E. Setauket