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Documentaries and Films

  • Nourish: Food + Community Documentary

    Available for purchase on this site, this DVD includes 11 short films centered around the question, “What’s the story of your food?” and features Michael Pollan, Alice Waters, Jamie Oliver, Anna Lappé, Bryant Terry, and Dr. Nadine Burk. A FREE curriculum guide is also available on the site.

  • What’s On Your Plate?

    A documentary about two 11-year-olds discovering their place in the New York City food system.

  • Grown in Detroit

    Grown in Detroit focuses on the urban gardening efforts undertaken by african-american, pregnant and parenting teenagers as part of their school's "Back to the roots" curriculum. Use the 'Watch' link to make a donation and gain online access to the documentary for one day.