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Tom Colicchio, Lori Silverbush & Kristi Jacobson Tackle a Nation Underfed in “Finding North” at the Studio at Sundance

29, 2012 6:00pm

"Finding North's" Lori Silverbush, Tom Colicchio and Kristi Jacobson by Scott McDermott

Tom Colicchio (Chef/Restaurateur/Star of “Top Chef”) appears in and executive-produced the documentary film “Finding North” by co-directors Lori Silverbush and Kristi Jacobson. The team behind the film stopped by the Studio at Sundance the morning after their world premiere in Park City.

“Finding North” tackles the issue of food insecurity in the US, bringing awareness to the fact that, for 1 in 6 people in this country, putting a meal on the table is a challenge. That food should be a human right, a basic necessity, in a country as wealthy as the U.S. is a given, but the government needs to be reminded of their responsibilities.

Check out the interview below, and the photo gallery by Scott McDermott. …Read More