The documentary Life on the Douro http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFeEJllDJ-I will be screening on November 17, 2011, followed by a tasting of some of the best Port and still wines produced in the region. Doors open at 6 PM, the film will start at 6:30, presented by director Zev Robinson, followed by a Q&A, and a wine tasting presented by Oscar Quevedo, marketing director for the Quevedo winery http://quevedoportwine.com/, and Roy Hersh of www.fortheloveofport.com, one of the world's leading experts of Port and Douro wines.
So far, confirmed are many very fine Port and Douro wines from Graham's, Dow's, Taylor Fladgate, Niepoort, Crasto, Quevedo, Mourao and Portal, with possibly others joining in.
The venue is the cinema http://www.delanceystreetfoundation.org/enterscreening.php and private club at
Delancey Street San Francisco
San Francisco, CA 94107
When & Where
Zev Robinson + Albertina Torres
Zev Robinson is the filmmaker and will attend the event to present the film and answer questions.
The Robinson-Torres duo is focused on organizing screenings of their films followed by tastings (not just wine, but also olive oil) or meals that may also feature paintings and photographic works providing a geographic and cultural context to topics and issues raised by the films.