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Julia! America’s Favorite Chef

About Julia Child

Julia! America’s Favorite Chef will have an encore broadcast in May as part of an American Masters “Chefs Flight,” alongside documentaries featuring iconic chefs James Beard, Jacques Pépin, and and Alice Waters. Learn more about the upcoming films here. By filmmaker Marilyn Mellowes, director of American Masters: Julia Child! America’s Favorite Chef. Scooping up a […]

Julia! America’s Favorite Chef

Filmmaker Interview – Marilyn Mellowes

American Masters Online sat down with JULIA! AMERICA’S FAVORITE CHEF filmmaker Marilyn Mellowes. American Masters: What got you interested in this project? What drew you to Julia Child? Marilyn Mellowes: Julia was a larger-than-life figure who revolutionized the way that Americans ate, talked, and thought about food. She was warm, completely unpretentious and embraced life […]