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Food Stamped (2010)

NR 10/09/2010 (US) Documentary 1h
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Is it possible to eat healthy on a food stamp budget?

Overview

Food Stamped is an informative and humorous documentary film following a couple as they attempt to eat a healthy, well-balanced diet on a food stamp budget. Nutrition educator Shira Potash teaches nutrition-based cooking classes to elementary school students in low-income neighborhoods, most of whom are eligible for food stamps. In an attempt to walk a mile in their shoes, Shira and her documentary filmmaker husband embark on the food stamp challenge where they eat on roughly one dollar per meal. Along the way, they consult with food justice activists, nutrition experts, politicians, and ordinary people living on food stamps, all in order to take a deep look at the struggles low-income Americans face every day while trying to put three-square meals on the table.

  1. Yoav Potash

    Director

  2. Shira Potash

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Shira Potash

    Herself

  2. Yoav Potash

    Himself

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Status Released

Original Language English

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