Directed by: Jason Wise
Total Runtime: 90 min
Country of Origin: United States
Official Selection: Napa Valley Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival.
“Packed with personality and fascinating details.”
Somm: Into the Bottle brings viewers a rare glimpse inside the private world of famed and cult winemakers, including Jean Louis Chave, Aubert de Villaine (Domaine Romanee-Conti), and Robert Mondavi, as some of the most storied bottles of wine in the world are opened. Internationally famous sommeliers and winemakers discuss the history, the vintage, and the magic of these bottles, exploring how wine intersects with politics, pleasure, world war, natural disasters, and religion. SOMM: Into the Bottle shows that the world of wine is nearly endless and that it is impossible to quench thirst for knowledge.