The second film in the one world films and conversations series hosted by washington county, this documentary follows filmmakers, jen and grant, as they attempt to rescue food often wasted from farm. Just eat is a british online food order and delivery service. Canedo, current coordinating chair of the uc berkeley food security committee and cochair of the uc system global food initiative food. Apr 24, 2014 nonfiction filmmaker grant baldwins just eat it. Both act as an intermediary between restaurants and customers, providing an online platform for. Debuting at festivals in late april, the film follows jen rustemeyer and grant baldwins food waste experiment and features interviews with experts like authors tristram stuart and jonathan bloom, and dana gunders. Read on for information about the documentary, just eat it and how you can make a. Jen and grant dive into the chain of food waste from farm. Originally founded by danish entrepreneurs, the company was bought and moved to the uk in 2006, where it went on to become a major player. In the usa, 3040% of the food supply is wasted, equaling more than 20 pounds of food per person per month after you have digested those facts, imagine joining the largest.
Just eat it is a documentary about a couple living on dumped grub. Founded in denmark in 2001 by five entrepreneurs, just eat is a top 100 ftse listed company with operations in 12 markets around the globe. The film focuses on filmmakers jen rustemeyer and grant baldwin, who undertake a sixmonth challenge to. Jun 01, 2015 just eat it plays tuesday, june 2, 7pm at the david brower center in berkeley. There are two versions of this program on the same dvd. Hungryzone received a first round of funding raised from the indian angel network. As a society, we devour countless cooking shows, culinary magazines and foodie blogs. Two weeks ago, the spoiler alert team attended a screening of the film just eat it hosted by bountiful brookline. Follows a vancouver couple as they decide to eat only rescued food for six months. In just eat it, filmmakers feast for 6 months on discarded food. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Some facts to consider to put things in perspective north american food waste facts.
Just eat it is a 74minute documentary film about food waste and food rescue by peg leg films in partnership with british columbias knowledge network. Did you scroll all this way to get facts about just eat it. This stellar quality continued back in the day when i made at least one vegetarian meatloaf the vancouver sun had a great recipe for this made out of walnuts. Despite the somewhat scary cover of this book, readers should know this book is a real gift to anyone looking to eat healthy and be healthy. So how could we possibly be throwing nearly 50% of it in the trash. A food waste story, someone stumbles onto an extraordinary find. Just eat it demonstrates a widespread system of food. Jul 15, 2016 thats why were urging you to sit on the couch and watch this canadian food documentary, just eat it, about food waste. In just eat it, director and film subject grant baldwin found a swimming poolsized dumpster filled with discarded hummus. Just eat it follows a vancouver couple as they decide to eat only rescued food for six months. The problems and insights of the narrators personify the problem and create an accessible entry point for discussions about solving the enormous problem of food waste in our society. Anthony bourdain just announced his next big film project, wasted. Filmmakers grant baldwin and jenny rustemeyer turn themselves into test subjects in this.
In august 2008, hungrybangalore was renamed as hungryzone. The documentary, which has won numerous awards and has been buzzed about since it came out in 2014, is one of the most startling portrayals of food waste in todays society. Just eat it plays tuesday, june 2, 7pm at the david brower center in berkeley. The documentary features canadian filmmakers grant baldwin and jenny rustemeyer who aim to survive for six months solely on food that would have otherwise gone to waste. Highlights from their conversation are below, edited for. A bout 54 minutes into the documentary just eat it.
Released in 2014 and filmed in canada and the united states. Rustemeyer and baldwin spoke with cornish about what they saw as they made the film. Just eat india was founded on 26 july 2006, as hungrybangalore, by ritesh dwivedy. A food waste story is a documentary that explores the environmental impact of the immense amount of food we waste and offers simple suggestions to transform the way we treat food. The best recipes, kitchen tips and genius food facts. Grant baldwin, also the film s director, is four months into a sixmonth. Just eat it is a documentary movie about food waste and food rescue produced by filmmakers grant baldwin and jen rustemeyer and produced by peg leg films. It is headquartered in london, england and operates in countries in europe, asia, oceania, and the americas. As including business summary, industrysector information, number of employees, business summary, corporate governance, key executives and. Melanie wood stranger productions, murray battle knowledge network website. Lathams glowinthedarkweasel trick thereby entered the canon of weasel facts. Mar 29, 2002 just the facts, maam is a case of the latter. Founded in denmark, the platform enables customers to search for local takeaway restaurants, place orders and pay online, and to choose. A food waste story stars grant baldwin, jenny rustemeyer, jonathan bloom, tristram stuart the movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 15 min, and received a score of out.
May 14, 2015 just eat it is a mustsee documentary about food waste in north america when a canadian couple decided to live off discarded food for 6 months, they thought theyd be scrounging to survive. Just eat it is the documentary thatll finally open your eyes about food waste. Americans eat about 200 pounds of meat per year this could not be financially possible without subsidization and corn being sold below the cost of production. Just eat it is the documentary thatll finally open your eyes about. The food waste make 40% of food production go to landfill. Just eat it shows that living on food rejected by the society is possible. Nature and environment, social issues, knowledge originals.
See the company profile for just eat plc jstty including business summary, industrysector information, number of employees, business summary, corporate governance, key executives and their. In the 1970s the top 5 meat packing companies processed about 25% of the market. A food waste story filmmakers grant baldwin and jenny rustemeyer turn themselves into test subjects in this hugely entertaining study of americas culture of excess. It acts as an intermediary between independent takeout food outlets and customers. Just eat it is a documentary about a couple living on. Just eat it presenters notes before the movie 5 minutes hello. Filmmakers and food lovers jen and grant dive into the issue of waste from. I was blessed to spend a great deal of time with the film s producer jenny rustemeyer at the nfrd gathering and i got to see the film. Canedo, current coordinating chair of the uc berkeley food security committee and cochair of the uc system global food initiative food access. The one exception will be meals to which they have been invited by family or friends. Having had a chronic illness for the past 25 years and making my wife from a wheelchair and sick in bed for a month to working 80 hours a week as a professional tutor and owner of a superfood comopany, i know diet makes a big difference.
Fascinating, crazy, sad, shocking, funny, sobering, and entertaining. So popular was dragnet in its day that satirist stan freberg spoofed it on a 1953 record titled st. Today the top 4 tyson, cargill, swift, and national beef process more than 80% of the meat we eat. Jenny is amazing, beautiful from the inside out, strong, inspirational and beyond passionate about reducing food waste. Foodwaste rebel wants you to eat ugly food national geographic duration. Just eat is an online food ordering and delivery service. See the company profile for just eat takeaway tkwy. Even today, you can find numerous sources claiming that least weasels glow under uv light. Just eat it uses both everyday people and respected experts to create a personal look at the problem of food waste in industrialized societies. So how could we possibly be throwing nearly 50% of. The film proves that change is entirely possible and easily achievable.
Grant baldwin, also the film s director, is four months into a. My point is, i thought i had a grasp on food waste. The salt roughly 3 billion pounds of food go uneaten each year much of it still edible. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Anthony bourdain just announced his next big film project. Just eat it a food waste story official trailer from grant baldwin on vimeo. Thats why were urging you to sit on the couch and watch this canadian food documentary, just eat it, about food waste. Headquartered in london, we employ a team of over 3,300 talented employees. Documentary filmmaker grant baldwin and his cowriter jenny rustemeyer have created an entertaining, edifying, and spunky movie about a sixmonth personal. Its a look at how much food we waste in developed countries and one couples bizarre 6month challenge to eat nothing but food thats about to be wasted by grocery stores.
No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Just eat it screening toolkit washington county, oregon. Just eat it brings farmers, retailers, inspiring organizations, and consumers to the table in a cinematic story that is equal parts education and delicious entertainment. In the usa, organic waste is the second highest component of landfills, which are the largest source of methane emissions. I mean thirteen prestigious awards imagine just eat it. Just eat it demonstrates a widespread system of food waste. Upon learning that 40% of the food that is produced globally ultimately gets discarded, couple documentarians grant baldwin and jenny rustemeyer decide to embark on a six month experiment of eating only food that is discarded or will imminently be discarded, with them even willing to purchase it. Just eat is a world leader in online and mobile food ordering, providing customers with an easy and secure way to order and pay for food from our restaurant partners.728 133 696 873 1338 6 274 1124 1180 48 1394 687 694 859 590 1074 1282 129 675 772 979 714 1152 950 747 323 1104 1165 813 887 452 152 858 1176 1476 1158 666 596 216