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|Green Film Fest Presents: Just Eat It|
|Date||Wednesday January 13|
|Time||6:00 PM - 8:00 PM|
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San Francisco Public Library (Main Branch) Koret Auditorium
100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Join San Francisco Green Film Festival at the SF Public Library - Main Branch for a free, encore screening of Festival favorite, Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story on January 13, 2016 at 6pm.Added to the calendar on Monday Dec 21st, 2015 11:35 AM
A panel discussion will follow the screening on what we can do about the billions of good food that we toss away every year.
Free event, no ticket required.
This event is sponsored by the Green Stacks program of SF Public Library.
JUST EAT IT
We love food. As a society, we devour cooking shows, culinary magazines and foodie blogs. So how could we possibly be throwing nearly 50% of it in the trash?
Filmmakers and food lovers Jen Rustemeye and Grant Baldwin (The Clean Bin Project) dive into the issue of waste from farm, through retail, all the way to the back of their own fridge. After realizing the billions of dollars of good food that is tossed away, they pledge to quit grocery shopping and survive only on foods that would otherwise be thrown away.
Just Eat It looks at our systemic obsession with perfect produce and reveals the devastating global consequences.
Dir. Grant Baldwin, Canada, 2014, 75 min.