Documentary. (6:36) Directed by Travis Shields. Winner of a 2009 Telly Award and the 2008 International Documentary Challenge “Best Use of Political/Social Issue” award. Judge’s Award Winner at the 36th Northwest Film and Video Festival.
Spotlighting the freegan movement in Portland Oregon, Meet the Freegans aired on Oregon Public Broadcasting’s series Oregon Lens and has screened locally at Portland’s Hollywood Theater, at the 2008 Dokufest in Kosovo, 2008 Hot Docs in Toronto, and at the 2009 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival.
Meet the Freegans “Dumpster diving for the socially conscious. Who knew?” – Kenneth Turan, L.A. Times film critic.