POSTED BY: San Francisco Film Society
CREATED: Monday, April 21, 2014
Fed Up is a documentary film about the obesity epidemic and the politics of big food in America. A class screening of the film may complement a civics or health curriculum. Taught in conjunction with this guide, the film will challenge students to think critically about food culture in the United States and the relationship between corporate interest and government health policy. Discussion questions and supplemental materials facilitate further research into related topics such as nutrition, health care and public messaging.