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USA | 2012 | 100 minutes | Jason Wise

July 13 - 14, 2013

How much do you know about wine? SOMM follows the humorous, emotional and illuminating journey four hopefulls attempting to pass the massively intimidating Master Sommelier exam.

The Court of Master Sommeliers is one of the world's most prestigious, secretive, and exclusive organizations, and SOMM is the first film to go behind the scenes and explore the legacy of their Master Sommelier exam. A test with one of the lowest pass rates in the world, it requires knowing literally every nuance of the world of wine, spirits and cigars. Over the past 40 years fewer than 200 people in the world have passed, and those who have put at risk their personal lives, their well-being, and often their sanity. Follow four hopefuls as they spend two years preparing to earn that most exclusive of titles: Master Sommelier.

  • Director: Jason Wise
  • Principal Cast: Bo Barrett, Shayn Bjornholm, Dave Cauble, Ian Cauble, Andrea Cecci
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2012
  • Running Time: 100 minutes
  • Producer: Christina Wise, Jason Wise, Jackson Myers
  • Screenplay: Jason Wise
  • Cinematographers: Jackson Myers
  • Editors: Bryan Carr, Jackson Myers
  • Music: Brian Carmody
  • Website: Official Facebook Page
  • Language: English, French, Italian, German
  • Has Subtitles: Yes
  • Format: DCP
  • US Distributor: Samuel Goldwyn Films