George Motz

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2012

    NYC Food Film Festival Announces 2012 Selections

    Selections for the NYC Food Film Festival have been announced. It sold out last year, but for those who aren't familiar with the event -- it's a film festival where you can taste what you see. Highlights include an authentic Lowcountry Oyster Roast, featuring South Carolina Oysters harvested in Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Hamburger America's George Motz: Did You Know White Castle Was Once a Burger Pioneer?

    photo courtesy of George MotzGeorge Motz and friends.​Yesterday, we talked to Hamburger America author and all-around burger expert George Motz about -- what else? -- hamburgers. Today, he reveals what he likes to eat when there is no burger in sight and blows our mind with White Castle's hand ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2011

    Hamburger America's George Motz Talks Burger Hype, Burger DNA

    photo courtesy of George MotzGeorge Motz amid his beloved beef.​George Motz was just a documentarian when he came out with his seminal burger film, Hamburger America. But considering he had to eat thousands of burgers in establishments around the country for years as he researched the film, th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2009

    Are Ewe Kidding? Yet Another Takedown... This Time, Lamb

    felixrenicks/flickr​From the man who brought you the Takedowns Chili, Bacon, and Tofu comes his most sheepish amateur cooking competition yet: the Lamb Takedown. On October 4, you're invited to wolf down some 20 lamb recipes from home cooks from around the city at the Highline Ballroom. George ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    June 3, 2009


    Opening gala kicks off a week of yummy films