“The Quest of Alain Ducasse” follows the elderly chef as he prepares to open a kitchen at the Palace of Versailles, then he travels the world. If you’re a chef or an extreme foodie, then this will be illicit material for you. Outside of that, it’s a lengthy stretch of an old man meticulously laying out his plans for presentation. Ducasse talks to the camera at times, but it’s not like the casual viewer will pick up anything new. Someone in your life will dig it, but I’m not sure. Approach carefully.
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The Plot Thus Far
What is the quest of Alain Ducasse, the little boy from Landes who became the most renowned chef and culinary mentor in the world? What can a man who seems to have everything still be searching for? With 23 restaurants across the globe and 18 Michelin stars, Alain Ducasse continues to create restaurants for our times to build schools and push the boundaries of his profession toward new horizons with his boundless curiosity. He relentlessly travels the world: for him, cooking is an infinite universe. This public, yet secretive man agreed to be followed for two years, thereby revealing to us his perpetually evolving universe.