|Director||Kristi Jacobson, Lori Silverbush|
|Country of Origin||USA|
|Festivals/Awards||Nominated - Grand Jury Prize, Sundance Film Festival 2012|
In theatres on April 5, 2013
Their stories are interwoven with insights from experts including sociologist Janet Poppendieck, author Raj Patel and nutrition policy leader Marion Nestle; ordinary citizens like Pastor Bob Wilson and teachers Leslie Nichols and Odessa Cherry; and activists such as Witness to Hunger's Mariana Chilton, Top Chef's Tom Colicchio and Oscar®-winning actor Jeff Bridges.
Ultimately, A Place at the Table shows us how hunger poses serious economic, social and cultural implications for our nation, and that it could be solved once and for all, if the American public decides-as they have in the past-that making healthy food available and affordable is in the best interest of us all.
“A PLACE AT THE TABLE: A Serving Of Hard-To-Swallow-Truths” - Time Magazine
“Movie review: 'A Place at the Table'” - New York Daily News
|June 3, 2015||Toronto, ON||TIFF Bell Lightbox|