Ever had a fantasy about becoming a bartender, if only for a night? Or wondered about the lives of those who shake, stir and pour?
Now is your chance. The 92-minute documentary, “Hey Bartender” gives you an insider’s look into the lives and dreams of bartenders, and explains the lure of the bar that goes beyond the drinks. Steve Carpentieri, owner of Dunville’s Restaurant in Westport, is featured in the film. You’ll hear from some of the world’s most renowned bartenders, glance back to the Prohibition era, and see the rise of the classic cocktail era and its aftermath today. The film premiered at the prestigious SXSW Film Festival.
Time: 7.30pm Date: Thursday, May 29
Place: Christ and Holy Trinity Church, 79 Church Lane, Westport.
Cost: Tickets are $10 at the door or online at: westportcinema.org