Filmmaker Rebecca Halpern on the rise and fall of Charlie Trotter

Anna Davlantes

MADRID, Spain: US chef Charlie Trotter (R) listens as Spanish chef Sergi Arola speaks during a demonstration at the 4th International Gastronomy Summit, “Madrid Fusion” in Madrid, 19 January 2006. Chefs from all over the world are congregating for 3 days of seminars, conferences and cook ups with special notice being given this year to US and European chefs. AFP PHOTO/ Pierre-Philippe MARCOU (Photo credit should read PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/AFP via Getty Images)

Filmmaker Rebecca Halpern joins Anna to talk about her new documentary film, “Love, Charlie: The Rise and Fall of Chef Charlie Trotter,” which looks at the brilliant, but complex life of Chicago’s original celebrity chef.

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