Catalogue Number: ICE014
Producer: Indiecan Entertainment Inc.
Producing Agencies: Uncork'd Entertainment, Seniors First Inc.
Subject: Canadian Social Issues, Family Studies/Home Economics, Health and Medicine, Social Issues, Social Sciences, Sociology
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: United States
Copyright Year: 2016
Running Time: 69:00
Closed Captions: Yes
Over 5 million American seniors experience food insecurity and are the fastest growing group of people going hungry in America. It must stop.
The documentary Leftovers is about a journey across the country to understand why senior citizens are the fastest growing group of people going hungry in America. The experiences, people, and issues are vividly genuine. The fact that over 5 million American seniors experience food insecurity is astounding. This journey will change your thinking about aging along with how you see the present for the seniors in your life and your own future.