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Watch the Trailer for Anthony Bourdain's New Documentary on Food Waste - Food News

Watch the Trailer for Anthony Bourdain's New Documentary on Food Waste - Food News
From The Kitchn - August 24, 2017

Food waste is a global problem. To spotlight the issue, Anthony Bourdain has a new documentaryWasted!: The Story of Food Wastefocusing on the matter.

Slated to have a theatrical and video-on-demand release on October 13, the 90-minute film is directed by Anna Chai (The Mind of a Chef and The Layover) and Nari Kye (The Mind of a Chef and No Reservations), and produced by the team behind Bourdain's popular CNN series Parts Unknown.

Food waste is an ongoing and worldwide issue. A study from the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization from earlier this year found that 9 percent of global food supply is thrown away or left to rot by consumers. And those privileged enough to have food security also consume 10 percent more than they need. Cumulatively, this accounts for 19 percent of food loss.

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