Film Shows We’re Drowning in a Sea of Plastic

Plastic on Kamilo Beach, Hawaii

The documentary entitled Bag It is not explicitly a “food system film,” but its range of topics includes both the sea of plastic waste created by our food packaging and the effects of plastic waste on marine life, some of which we eat.

I was introduced to Bag It this past weekend when it was screened at the Chesapeake Film Festival on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It was paired with a film that I produced entitled Out to Pasture: The Future of Farming?, which profiles sustainable food animal farmers and compares them with industrial-style animal producers. Read More >