Documentary pays tribute to the late Anthony Bourdain


Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St., will present the documentary “Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain” from Friday, Aug. 20, through Monday, Aug. 23.

As a chef, writer, adventurer, and provocateur, Anthony Bourdain lived his life unabashedly. “Roadrunner” is an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at how an anonymous chef became a world-renowned cultural icon. The documentary features interviews with restaurateur David Chang and chef Éric Ripert, as well as the production crew from Bourdain’s popular TV show, Parts Unknown.

The documentary will be presented Friday and Saturday at 4 and 7 p.m., Sunday at 1 and 4 p.m., and Monday at 7 p.m. The Friday 4 and Sunday 1 p.m. screenings will include captions for the hearing-impaired.

Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance at Admission is $8; $7 for students and military (including veterans); and $6 for Capitol “Friends.” Masks are not required for those who have been vaccinated.

“Roadrunner” runs two hours and is rated R.


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