"The Mile High and Dry Club" • Story by Cindy Chupack
from "The Between Boyfriends Book"
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
Direction and Live Drawing: Flash Rosenberg
Producer and Voice: Cindy Chupack
Video Editor: Sarah Lohman
Original Music: Ken Rosenberg
The Historic Gastronomist: Giving Recipes and Afterlife (October 2009)
Liza de Guia, local food journalist and creator of Foodcurated.com, shot a short documentary about me:
"Meet Sarah Lohman. She's not a professional cook, nor a historian, yet what she is passionate about involves both cooking and history.
Sarah is a rare breed of hobbyist. A "historic gastronomist". She rediscovers and recreates American recipes that went out of style hundreds of years ago. For her, it is the closest thing to time travel...reawakening her senses and opening doors to old flavors and ideas that had once been pop culture.
And it's a hobby not without purpose. She uses these discoveries to introduce new ingredients and techniques into her cooking today. A trend, she says, that is catching on with chefs all over New York City.
food. curated. spent an afternoon with Sarah in her "kitchen lab" and at Brooklyn's Old Stonehouse to see what a typical day of recipe testing is like...
Fancy soft serve with the luminous Miss Softee. Featured on Midtown Lunch:
Who is Mark Twain? Stop Motion Drawing (April 2009)
I just completed a video with artist Flash Rosenberg for Harper Studio. It's a reading or a heretofore unpublished manuscript by Mark Twain, of his sure-fire method to predicating a new book's success. Voiceover by John Lithgow.