The Truffle Hunters

The Truffle Hunters

The Truffle Hunters

A group of men in their 70s and 80s attempt to do what modern science has not—cultivate a rare white Alba truffle deep in the forests of Piedmont—in this Italian documentary.

2020Rating: M, Coarse language84 minsItalyItalian with English subtitles
DocumentaryWorld Cinema

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The Truffle Hunters / Reviews

Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

Delivered with tact and subtlety.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

More eccentric and lyrical than its logline might suggest.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

A strange, funny, mysterious and rather beautiful film...

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Variety

Variety

A complex picture that Dweck and Kershaw navigate with respect, curiosity and a sense of awe...

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

As distinctive and lingering as the scent of the rare tuber that inspires it.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Captivating... finds humor, charm and poignancy in the crusty eccentrics

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