Vintage Screenings combine fantastic films with themed wine tastings in the stunning setting of Averys Wine Merchants’ historic wine cellar. Enjoy Audrey Hepburn in her Oscar-winning role as a runaway princess in Roman Holiday.
Take your seats in Averys cellars, accompanied by a mouth-watering selection of wines picked by Averys resident experts – in keeping with the film’s beautiful Italy setting, these will be showcasing some of the highlights from this nation so famed for its wine production.
Hepburn plays Ann, a crown princess bored of the rigidity of her day-to-day life. On a state visit to Rome, she escapes for a night of adventure, but quickly runs into trouble. She is found by Joe Bradley, a struggling journalist who takes her back to his apartment for safety. When he discovers her true identity, he bets his editor that he can get an interview with his royal guest – but soon romance gets in the way of his exclusive scoop.