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Chef's Table is the second original Netflix documentary series. Each episode of the series profiles a single world-renowned chef. Creator David Gelb considers it a follow-up to his critically acclaimed documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi.

Chef's Table
Chef's Table.jpg
Cover photo for Netflix's Chef's Table
GenreDocumentary
Created byDavid Gelb
Directed byBrian McGinn (6 episodes), Clay Jeter (5 episodes), David Gelb (4 episodes), Andrew Fried (3 episodes), Abigail Fuller (2 episodes)
Presented byBoardwalk Pictures, City Room Creative
Theme music composerAntonio VivaldiWinter, The Four Seasons (Concerto No. 4 in F minor, Op. 8, RV 297) – Recomposed by Max Richter
Composer(s)Duncan Thum (14 ep.), Silas Hite (3 ep.), Matt Abeysekera (1 ep.), Sarah Schachner (1 ep.), Danny Bensi (1 ep.), Saunder Jurriaans (1 ep.), Sebastian Örnemark (7 ep.)
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons6
No. of episodes30
Production
Executive producer(s)Andrew Fried (22 ep.), David Gelb (22 ep.), Brian McGinn (22 ep.), Dane Lillegard (18 ep.), Matt Weaver (13 ep.), Lisa Nishimura (6 ep.)
Producer(s)Danny O'Malley (11 ep.), Drew Palombi (9 ep.), Claire Dagress (6 ep.), John Henion (6 ep.), Michael Hilliard, et al.
CinematographyAdam Bricker (9 ep.), Will Basanta (5 ep.), Matthew Chavez (1 ep.), Chloe Weaver (1 ep.)
Editor(s)Jason Moll (18 ep.), Matt Mascia (17 ep.), Robinson Eng (14 ep.), Jay Garcia (12 ep.), Brianne Hunt (12 ep.), Brian Triebwasser (12 ep.), Hannah Tripp (12 ep.), Dante Pasquinelli (9 ep.), et al.
Running time50 minutes (roughly)[1]
Production company(s)Netflix, Boardwalk Pictures, City Room Creative, FINCH, Itaca Films, Supper Club
DistributorNetflix
Release
Original networkNetflix
Picture formatDigital (HDTV)
First shown inWorldwide
Original releaseApril 26, 2015 (2015-04-26)
External links
Netflix

Contents

List of episodesEdit

Volume 1
Episode Chef Restaurant
1   Massimo Bottura   Osteria Francescana
Modena, Italy
2   Dan Barber   Blue Hill Restaurant at Stone Barns
New York City, United States
3   Francis Mallmann   Patagonia Sur
Buenos Aires, Argentina
4   Niki Nakayama   n/naka
Los Angeles, United States
5   Ben Shewry   Attica
Melbourne, Australia
6   Magnus Nilsson   Fäviken
Järpen, Sweden
Volume 2[2]
1   Grant Achatz   Alinea
Chicago, United States
2   Alex Atala   D. O. M.
São Paulo, Brazil
3   Dominique Crenn   Atelier Crenn
San Francisco, United States
4   Enrique Olvera   Pujol
Mexico City, Mexico
5   Ana Roš   Hiša Franko
Kobarid, Slovenia
6   Gaggan Anand   Gaggan
Bangkok, Thailand
Volume 3[2]
1   Jeong Kwan   Chunjinam Hermitage at Baekyangsa
Jangseong County, South Korea
2   Vladimir Mukhin   White Rabbit
Moscow, Russia
3   Nancy Silverton   Mozza
Los Angeles, United States
4   Ivan Orkin    Ivan Ramen
Tokyo, Japan closed
New York City, United States
5   Tim Raue   Restaurant Tim Raue
Berlin, Germany
6   Virgilio Martínez   Central
Lima, Peru
Volume 4: Pastry
1   Christina Tosi   Milk Bar
New York City, United States
2   Corrado Assenza   Caffè Sicilia
Noto, Italy
3   Jordi Roca   El Celler de Can Roca
Girona, Spain
4   Will Goldfarb   Room 4 Dessert
Ubud, Indonesia
Volume 5
1   Cristina Martinez   South Philly Barbacoa
Philadelphia, United States
2   Musa Dağdeviren   Çiya
Istanbul, Turkey
3   Bo Songvisava   Bo.Lan
Bangkok, Thailand
4   Albert Adrià   Tickets
Barcelona, Spain
Volume 6[3]
1   Mashama Bailey   The Grey
Savannah, Georgia, United States
2   Dario Cecchini   Solociccia
Panzano, Tuscany, Italy
3   Asma Khan   Darjeeling Express
London, United Kingdom
4   Sean Brock   Husk
Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Chef's Table: FranceEdit

Chef's Table: France
GenreDocumentary
Created byDavid Gelb
Directed byClay Jeter, Brian McGinn , Andrew Fried, Abigail Fuller
Presented byBoardwalk Pictures
Theme music composerVivaldi - Winter, The Four Seasons (Concerto No. 4 in F minor, Op. 8, RV 297) - Recomposed by Max Richter
Original language(s)French
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes4
Production
Executive producer(s)Andrew Fried, David Gelb, Brian McGinn, Lisa Nishimura, Matt Weaver
Producer(s)Dane Lillegard, Brian McGinn , Andrew Fried
Running time50 minutes
Production company(s)Netflix, Boardwalk Pictures
DistributorNetflix
Release
Original networkNetflix
Picture formatDigital (HDTV)
First shown inWorldwide
Original releaseSeptember 2, 2016 (2016-09-02)
External links
Netflix

A spin-off, titled Chef's Table: France was released in September 2016.

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Recipient(s) Result Ref
Chef's Table Season 1
2015
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)
Duncan Thum for "Francis Mallmann"
Nominated
[4]
2015
International Documentary Association Awards
Best Episodic Series
Chef's Table
Won
[5]
2016
James Beard Foundation Award
Visual and Technical Excellence
Chef's Table
Won
[6]
Chef's Table Season 2
2016
MPSE Golden Reel Awards
Best Sound Editing - Short Form Documentary in Television
William McGuigan
Nominated
[7]
2016
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series
Chef's Table
Nominated
[4]
Outstanding Directing for a Nonfiction Program
David Gelb for "Gaggan Anand"
Nominated
Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)
Duncan Thum for "Grant Achatz"
Nominated
2016
International Documentary Association Awards
Best Episodic Series
Chef's Table
Nominated
[8]
2017
James Beard Foundation Award
Best Television Program, on Location
Chef's Table
Won
[9]
Chef's Table Season 3
2017
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series
Chef's Table
Nominated
[10]
Outstanding Cinematography for a Nonfiction Program
Will Basanta for "Virgilio Martinez"
Nominated
2018
James Beard Foundation Award
Best Television Program, on Location
"Jeong Kwan"
Won
[11]
Chef's Table Season 4: Pastry
2018
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Cinematography for a Nonfiction Program
Adam Bricker for "Corrado Assenza"
Nominated
[12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Chef's Table (TV Series 2015-)". IMDb. Retrieved 7 July 2015.
  2. ^ a b Carra, Mallory (September 2, 2016). "When Does 'Chef's Table' Season 4 Premiere? The Netflix Series Will Be Back With More Food Porn". Bustle.com. Retrieved July 11, 2017.
  3. ^ RenewCancelTV (2019-01-25). "'Chef's Table' Renewed For Season 6 On Netflix". RenewCancelTV. Retrieved 2019-01-25.
  4. ^ a b "Chef's Table". Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Retrieved September 19, 2016.
  5. ^ "2015 IDA Documentary Awards". International Documentary Association. Retrieved 20 September 2016.
  6. ^ "The 2016 Beard Award Winners!". www.jamesbeard.org. Retrieved 2019-05-03.
  7. ^ "2016 Golden Reel Awards Awards". mpse.org. Retrieved 20 September 2016.
  8. ^ "2016 IDA Documentary Awards". International Documentary Association. Retrieved 2 March 2017.
  9. ^ "The 2017 James Beard Media Award Winners". www.jamesbeard.org. Retrieved 2019-05-03.
  10. ^ "Nominees/Winners | Television Academy". Television Academy. Retrieved July 13, 2017.
  11. ^ "The 2018 James Beard Media Award Winners". www.jamesbeard.org. Retrieved 2019-05-03.
  12. ^ Hipes, Patrick. "Emmy Nominations: 'Game Of Thrones' Tops Noms, With Netflix & HBO Leading Way – Full List". Deadline. Penske Business Media, LLC. Retrieved 19 July 2018.

External linksEdit