• Filmmaker William Reid Uses the “Absurdity” of His Dumpster Diving Diet

    8 days ago - By Food Tank

    Filmmaker William Reid spent just US$5.50 on food in two years. Institutional food waste-mainly supermarket and restaurant dumpsters-provided all the other food he consumed. His upcoming documentary “Trash Empire” records this two-year journey: Reid's personal attempt to uncover how our food system can reduce waste while helping supply more nutritious food to those who need it.
    With a background in food systems work, Reid drew on his experience with Feedback's Feeding the 5000 , as well as work with Food Not Bombs , a New Mexico-based nonprofit organization that coordinates the donation of...
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