Deep in the forests of Piedmont, Italy, a handful of men hunt for the rare and expensive white Alba Deep in the forests of Piedmont, Italy, a handful of men hunt for the rare and expensive white Alba truffle—which to date has resisted all of modern science’s efforts at cultivation. As a result of climate change, deforestation, and the lack of young people taking up the mantle, the truffle hunters’ secrets are more coveted than ever. However, these aging men may hold something much more valuable than even this prized delicacy: the secret to a rich and meaningful life.
Date: Sunday, August 29
Location: Marquis Main
Directors: Michael Dweck, Gregory Kershaw
Producers: Michael Dweck, Gregory Kershaw
Language: Italian w/English subtitles