George McKirdy's Astor Burger at Astor Bake Shop. [Photograph: George Motz]
This year's fifth annual NYC Food Film Festival is starting off with "A Cheers to Burgers & Beer" on Thursday, October 13. These films will be shown:
As for the food, there will be grass-fed burgers from Burger Maker, bar snacks and beer cupcakes from Ovenly, dozens of craft brews, and more.
Tickets are available for two showings at Daily Candy starting at $65. Part of the proceeds will go to the Food Bank for New York City.
About the author: Robyn Lee is the editor of A Hamburger Today and takes many of the photos for Serious Eats. She'll also doodle cute stuff when necessary. Read more from Robyn at her personal food blog, The Girl Who Ate Everything.