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The Ten-Year Lunch: The Wit and Legend of the Algonquin Round Table

Directed by Aviva Slesin
United States, 1987
Documentary

Synopsis

Profile of the group of writers and humorists who formed lasting friendships and collaborations centered on their daily lunches at New York City’s Algonquin Hotel through the 1920s, which led to scathing satire of cultural and social trends of the Roaring ’20s.

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The Ten-Year Lunch: The Wit and Legend of the Algonquin Round Table Directed by Aviva Slesin

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1988 | Winner: Best Documentary, Features