Anthony Bourdain is the subject of a new documentary that will let fans see the other side of the late television personality. Called Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony BourdainThe film was directed by Academy Award winning filmmaker Morgan Neville (20 feet from stardomhandjobWon’t you be my neighbor?It will release in theaters next month courtesy of the Focus feature, and the official trailer has just been made available to watch online. You can watch it below.
Footage that fans have never seen before will be featured in the document. It includes video of Bourdain early in his career working in the first kitchen, along with his experiences writing his hit book. kitchen secret. Some of his early travels are also highlighted. As his friends tell in the film, Anthony Bourdain He was also someone who was much more than just a cook and documentarian, as he strived to be a great person in life as well.
A logline for the doctor reads: “It’s not where you go. It’s what you leave behind. Chef, author, adventurer, provocateur: Anthony Bourdain lived his life mercilessly. Roadrunner:A film about Anthony Bourdain This is an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at how an anonymous cook became a world-renowned cultural icon. This unmoved look at Bourdain resonates with his presence, in his own voice and in the way he indelibly influenced the world around him.”
While the movie will remember the good times, it doesn’t seem like there will be any gloss over the way we lost Borden. In the summer of 2018, on location in France . Bourdain died by suicide while filming an episode of part unknown. We’ll never know what brought Bourdain to make this decision in the final moments of his life, and the incredibly shocking news completely stunned fans everywhere. Perhaps the new Doctor will shed some new light on the dark path Borden was going down that led to his untimely demise.
Bourdain’s mother told the New York Times in 2018, “He is the very last person in the world I could have ever dreamed he would do something like this.” In the Times article, Mrs Bourdain also revealed that her son’s close friend, Eric Ripert, had told her that Anthony “had been in a dark mood the past few days.”
As soon as the news of Bourdain’s death came, a wave of overwhelming support ran. The restaurant owner and chef, whom Bourdain helped at some point in his career, credits him with helping his businesses flourish. Fans of his various TV works also took to social media to express their grief and shock. It’s the death of a celebrity that still doesn’t sit very well with fans, considering how successful he was and how happy he was.
Roadrunner:A film about Anthony Bourdain By Focus Features is set to release on July 16. The new trailer of the film comes to us from Focus Features on YouTube.