September 14, 2012
Studio: Cinema Guild
Director: Paul Lacoste
MPAA Rating: N/A
Starring: Michel Bras, Sébastien Bras, Olivier Roellinger, Michel Troisgros, Pascal Barbot, Alain Passard, Gerald Passedat, Nadia Santini, Pierre Gagnaire, Michel Guerard
Official website: CinemaGuild.com
A documentary on legendary French chef Michel Bras, one of the most influential chefs in the world, and the passing of his three-Michelin-star restaurant to his son Sébastien. In 2009, three-Michelin-star French chef Michel Bras decides to hand over his legendary restaurant to his son Sébastien. Having worked with his father for 15 years, Sébastien is ready. But it’s not easy to take over the family business when your father is a world-renowned master in his field. Filmed in the gorgeous Aubrac region in the South of France, home to the Bras family for generations, "Step Up to the Plate" reveals the secrets behind their extraordinary dishes while observing one of the most closely watched transitions in the world of haute cuisine.