Claude Monet's passions extended far beyond the water lilies, sunsets and landscapes of his legendary paintings. Connecting the painter's love of art and his profound appreciation for food, MONET'S PALATE - A GASTRONOMIC VIEW FROM THE GARDENS OF GIVERNY embarks on a culinary tour of Normandy, where Monet lived and worked. The documentary, introduced by Academy Award-winning actress Meryl Streep, offers a revealing portrait of the father of Impressionist painting. Some of the world's greatest chefs, including Roger Verge, Alice Waters and Daniel Boulud, prepare some of Monet's favorite meals and discuss Monet's passion for art and fine cuisine.
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Length: 59 minutes