Wear “red” and come to a free locals' reception kickoff for the Napa Valley Film Festival on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 5 p.m. in the Plaza at the Yountville Community Center.
This free reception will
feature wines from Hestan Wine Company and movie snacks from Bardessono &
Movie-goers will also have the opportunity to walk the red carpet and meet the Warwick Ross, director of the film "Red Obsession." The film is described as "a love letter to French wine and those who cannot live without it.”
The preview screening of "Red Obsession" will begin at 6 p.m. and is
included for Napa Valley Film Festival passholders and only $10 at the door for everyone else.
This event is provided by
the Town of Yountville, Hestan Wine Company, Bardessono, Napa Style,
V-Marketplace and a special thank you to Robin & John Dunbar (John Dunbar is Yountville Mayor) for their
support of bringing Red Obsession to Yountville.
Here's some background on "Red Obsession:"
the French region of Bordeaux has commanded a mythical status in the world of
"It stands as a symbol of wealth, power, and influence. However, its
prosperity has always been linked to the capricious nature of markets and
the shifting fortunes of global economies.
"China’s new super wealthy have
pushed prices to stratospheric levels. Despite unprecedented demand for a
finite product, Bordeaux’s new clients want it all. Will the Chinese market be
the bubble that never bursts or the biggest threat yet to Bordeaux’s
"Beautifully filmed and featuring numerous luminaries from the wine world, this film by co-directors David Roach and Warwick Ross is a love letter to French wine and those who cannot live without it.”