Freep Film Festival at Frame

4 Immersive Cinematic Dining Experiences

Detroit’s premier documentary fest and the beloved Hazel Park restaurant Frame are again pairing on Dinner and a Movie events at this year’s festival. Explore the way food and film intersect at these amazing evenings led by Chefs Michael Barrera and Joseph VanWagner. The festival’s partnership events with Frame have often sold out, including all six seatings in 2023. Get your tickets early! 

5:30 p.m. Thu., April 11

The Michoacan File

A timely, culturally crucial and inspirational documentary film that challenges and deconstructs what we understand about Mexican food in modern society.  

+ A Rich Authentic & Cultural Mexican Dinner by Chef Michael Barrera 

5:30 p.m. Fri., April 12

‘Common Ground’

Featuring Jason Momoa, Donald Glover and Woody Harrelson, this exquisitely photographed documentary provides a unifying, nonpartisan message on how to put farmers back to work and stabilize the climate.  

+ A Wood Fired Vegetable Forward Dinner by Chef Joseph VanWagner  

5:30 p.m. Sat., April 13

‘The Truffle Hunters’

Gorgeous cinematography brings a truly meditative vibe to this story those in search of truffles in the deep forests of Northern Italy.  

+ A Luxe Truffle Dinner with Old World Truffles by Chef Joseph VanWagner

4:30 p.m. Sun., April 14

‘Crush: Message In A Bottle’

A beautiful, deep exploration of real-world trials of producing exceptional bottles of low intervention wine in the unexpected locale of Ontario’s Niagara region. 

+ A Rustic Bistro Wine Dinner by Chef Michael Barrera 

+ With a Bottle List of Low Intervention, Wild Ferment, Organic and Sustainable Wines by Diego Aliste 


 Tickets on sale noon Wednesday, March 6.

 Tickets on sale noon Wednesday, March 6. framehazelpark.com