Julia Child’s French Onion Soup – 1963 and 1989

Interesting to compare:
1) Video production methods (1963 was live-to-tape no cuts, B&W; 1989 was Color and cut/edited as part of series)
2) Distribution (1963 was public television broadcast; 1989 was VHS tape and printed booklet)
3) Cooking Demonstration (1963 included much discussion of knife care tips plus pre-prepared pots to show cooking stages and avoid time delays; 1989 followed one prepared pot using time edits to avoid time delays)
4) Julia (magnificent as ever : )

 

julia 1963

Julia Child – The French Chef – French Onion Soup (1963; Age 51)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dw0Ij1Fxgq4

 

 

 

 

julia 1989

Julia Child – The Way To Cook – Lesson 4 Soups Salads and Bread -  French Onion Soup (1989; Age 77 – 26 years later)
https://youtu.be/MXVt2EJGKjE?t=1139

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