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Dish: Women, Waitressing & the Art of Service

2010/ feature length & hour long, documentary

Dish delves into Toronto’s diners, Montreal’s “sexy restos”, Paris’ haute eateries and Tokyo’s fantasy “maid bars” in an insider’s look at gender, power and the art of service. Former waitress and Gemini award-winning director Maya Gallus dines out and dishes the dirt with waitresses, serving up a delicious and illuminating look at the lives of women in the restaurant biz.

Produced in association with TVO, Canal D, ichannel, CTF, Rogers Documentary Fund

“Here’s a tip: The waitress isn’t on the menu.”
– The Globe & Mail

Film Festivals

Festival Filmmor International Women’s Film Festival
Bergen International Film Festival
Citizen Jane Film Festival
Vermont International Film Festival


Director & Writer

Maya Gallus


Justine Pimlott & Maya Gallus


Gemini Award Nominee, Best Editing Documentary -David Kazala


Dish DVD

US Distributor –Women Make Movies: orders@wmm.com