Video Library

The Change Food Video Library consists of the best short-length videos covering both problems and solutions to food and farming today. Find out more about the video library, or learn how to host your own screening. Want us to consider your video for the library? Email us at changefood@changefood.org.

Search the whole library, or check out our newest additions below.


  • The Global Food Waste Scandal – Tristram Stuart

    TED

    Western countries throw out nearly half of their food, not because it’s inedible – but because it doesn’t look appealing. Tristram Stuart delves into the shocking data of wasted food, calling for a more responsible use of global resources. Read More

  • Voting Rights: Organic, Fork-Voting & Food Justice – Kristy Athens

    TEDxMarylhurstU

    Do you “vote with your fork” for social change? Ever wonder how effective that is? Kristy Athens will explain why fork-voting isn’t really doing a lot of good, and might actually be doing some harm. Read More

  • Creating an Edible Town In New York – Suzanne Barish

    TEDxBergen Community College

    Please Pick Project is a small example of how we can revolutionize our relationship with food and address many of the health and hunger problems that plague communities around the country and around the world. The initial purpose of this project was to create an edible town in Nyack, NY, thus connecting people to real food grown in real soil in the urban and suburban landscape, and to eliminate the many obstacles that we all face to accessing the healthy, organic food that we all need regularly. When good food … Read More

  • What to Eat Today and Tomorrow – Ashley Koff

    Ashley Koff Approved

    An award-winning nutrition expert, Ashley Koff helps lead the national conversation on better nutrition as a speaker, author, media and industry expert. Selected among CNN’s top 100 health makers, recognized in the Top 10 Social Health Makers in Nutrition (Sharecare.com) and among the top “50 Natural Influencers” in health and nutrition to follow on Twitter (NewHope360 and Shape.com), Koff was also selected for the first list of Top 10 Registered Dietitians in the US by Today’s Dietitian Magazine. Read More

  • This Computer Will Grow Your Food In The Future – Caleb Harper

    TED

    What if we could grow delicious, nutrient-dense food, indoors anywhere in the world? Caleb Harper, director of the Open Agriculture Initiative at the MIT Media Lab, wants to change the food system by connecting growers with technology. Get to know Harper’s “food computers” and catch a glimpse of what the future of farming might look like. Read More

  • A Guerilla Gardener in South Central LA – Ron Finley

    TED

    Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA — in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where “the drive-thrus are killing more people … Read More

  • The Secret Ingredient for Ending World Hunger – Raj Patel

    TED MED

    Author, activist and academic Raj Patel introduces a novel “technology” to global farming that can help decrease chronic child malnutrition and ensure food sovereignty. Read More

  • The Power of Home Cooking – Lucinda Scala Quinn

    TEDxRVA

    Lucinda Scala Quinn talks about what home cooking can do for us beyond just providing food to eat. Read More

  • A subversive plot: how to grow a revolution in your own backyard – Roger Doiron

    TEDxDirigo

    Roger Doiron is founder and director of Kitchen Gardeners International (KGI), a Maine-based nonprofit network of over 20,000 individuals from 100 countries who are taking a hands-on approach to relocalizing the global food supply. While Roger’s garden in Scarborough is well worth a visit, he is best known for the seeds of change he planted out of state. His successful proposal and petition campaign to replant a kitchen garden at the White House attracted over 100,000 signatures and broad international media coverage. The campaign was voted the grand prize winner … Read More