ULAM: Main Dish is the first food documentary following the rise of the Filipino food movement via the chefs crossing over to the center of the American table.

It is the first Filipino food documentary to receive worldwide distribution with Gunpowder & Sky, and is now available on all traditional streaming platforms.

 

Directed and Written By: Alexandra Cuerdo
Produced By: Alexandra Cuerdo, John Floresca & Rey Cuerdo
Executive Producers: Paul Puzon & Mia Manlunas
Cinematography By: John Floresca
Edited By: Tayler Braasch
Music By: Stephen Spies
Sound Mixing By: Michael Mendoza

 

FEATURING

Alvin Cailan: Egglsut, The Usual, AMBOY, Unit 120
Nicole Ponseca & Miguel Trinidad: Maharlika, Jeepney, Tita Baby's
Romy Dorotan & Amy Besa: Purple Yam, Purple Yam Malate
Johneric Concordia & Christine Araquel-Concordia: The Park's Finest
Charles Olalia: Ricebar, Ma'am Sir
Chase Valencia & Chad Valencia: LASA
Andre Guerrero: The Oinkster, Maximiliano, The Little Bear

 

 

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ULAM is available on these streaming platforms:

Trailer
Screenings
Apr 18
Thu
6:00pm
Global Seed Savers × Filipino Food Tasting Denver, CO Tickets
Apr 13
Sat
6:30pm
Chicago Asian American Showcase × Filipino Food Tasting Chicago, IL Tickets
Feb 24
Sun
6:30pm
ANAK Inc. & Baon Manila Nights Winnipeg, MB, Canada Sold Out
Feb 23
Sat
4:00pm
Seattle Asian American Film Festival Seattle, WA Tickets
Feb 18
Mon
4:45pm
Cinemabites St. Helena, CA Tickets
Dec 13
Thu
7:30pm
Laemmle Glendale Los Angeles, CA Sold Out
Dec 9
Sun
5:00pm
UltraStar Mission Valley San Diego, CA Tickets
Dec 8
Sat
5:00pm
UltraStar Mission Valley San Diego, CA Tickets
Dec 1
Sat
4:00pm
The Roxie Theater San Francisco, CA Tickets
Nov 12
Mon
6:45pm
Hot Docs Cinema × Eatable Films × Reel Asian International Film Festival Toronto, ON, Canada Sold Out
Nov 11
Sun
6:15pm
Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival — Centerpiece Spotlight Philadelphia, PA Tickets
Nov 11
Sun
12:45pm
Napa Valley Film Festival St. Helena, CA Tickets
Nov 9
Fri
3:30pm
Cinematografo International Film Festival San Francisco, CA Tickets
Nov 8
Thu
9:45am
Napa Valley Film Festival St. Helena, CA Tickets
Nov 6
Tue
7:00pm
Denver Film Festival Denver, CO Tickets
Nov 3
Sat
7:00pm
Vancouver Asian Film Festival — Centerpiece Spotlight Vancouver, BC, Canada Tickets
Oct 25
Thu
10:00am
Devour! Food Film Fest Wolfville, NS, Canada Tickets
Oct 21
Sun
2:00pm
Philippine National Day Association Sacramento, CA Sold Out
Oct 19
Fri
6:00pm
Boston Asian American Film Festival Boston, MA Sold Out
Sep 16
Sun
3:30pm
Issaquah International Film Festival Issaquah, WA Sold Out
Aug 4
Sat
7:00pm
Asian American International Film Festival — Closing Night New York, NY Sold Out
May 11
Fri
7:45pm
CAAMFEST San Francisco, CA Sold Out
May 6
Sun
4:00pm
Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival Los Angeles, CA Tickets
Apr 30
Mon
7:45pm
Newport Beach Film Festival Newport Beach, CA Tickets
Apr 24
Tue
8:40pm
San Diego Asian Film Festival — Spring Showcase San Diego, CA Sold Out
Apr 23
Mon
6:30pm
San Diego Asian Film Festival — Spring Showcase San Diego, CA Sold Out
Apr 11
Wed
4:00pm
Hawaii International Film Festival — Spring Showcase Honolulu, HI Tickets
Apr 10
Tue
6:00pm
Hawaii International Film Festival — Spring Showcase Honolulu, HI Tickets
Apr 10
Tue
3:30pm
San Francisco International Film Festival San Francisco, CA Tickets
Apr 8
Sun
4:30pm
San Francisco International Film Festival San Francisco, CA Sold Out
Apr 7
Sat
4:30pm
WORLD PREMIERE - San Francisco International Film Festival San Francisco, CA Sold Out
Press

Download the ULAM Press Kit

Gunpowder & Sky Nab Worldwide Rights to Filipino Food Doc 'Ulam: Main Dish'

This Film About Filipino Restaurants Will Leave You Hungry For More

Filipino Food Finds a Place in the American Mainstream

Jonathan Gold says the time for Filipino cuisine is now, and the place is Los Angeles

How Filipino Food Is Becoming The Next Great American Cuisine

Bringing people together with food, film

Local Chefs To Cook Epic Filipino Feast

SFFILM Announces Its Launch Program's 2018 All-Doc Slate

San Diego chefs to showcase Filipino cuisine at screening of 'Ulam: Main Dish' documentary

LA, NYC Fil-Am chefs at the heart of 'ULAM'

'Ulam' film on Fil-Am chefs, food scene to screen at LA Times Food Bowl