A documentary was recently done on Los Alamitos business-owner Frieda Caplan, and it’s premiering at the Newport Beach Film Festival on Wednesday, April 29.
The film, titled Fear No Fruit, features several scenes shot in and around Los Alamitos: a Rossmoor neighborhood, the horse racetrack, the Bonjour Bagel Cafe and the Los Alamitos museum.
The film is an inspiring look at the now 91-year-old Frieda’s amazing career. Please see attached for information on the Newport Beach Film Festival screening.
For more about the film, please visit www.fearnofruit.com.
Fear No Fruit will be screened Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at 12:45 p.m. at Island Cinemas ‐ Screen 6, 999 Newport Center Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92660.
Frieda and Director Mark Brian Smith will be present for a post‐screening Q&A.
Buy Tickets Today! Seating is limited. Purchase your tickets online at http://newportbeachfilmfest.tix.com/Event.aspx?EventCode=750056.
Fear No Fruit Film Synopsis:
Fear No Fruit chronicles Frieda Caplan’s rise from being the first woman entrepreneur on the Los Angeles Wholesale Produce Market in the 1960s, to transforming American cuisine by introducing over 200 exotic fruits and vegetables to U.S. supermarkets. Still an inspiration at 91, Frieda’s daughters and granddaughter carry on the business legacy.
This article was written using information released by Fear No Fruit Productions.