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In Broken Bread, entrepreneur, social activist and chef Roy Choi takes a journey through his hometown of Los Angeles to explore complex social justice issues including food deserts, food waste and sustainability. Challenging assumptions and the status quo, Choi meets inspiring individuals and organizations who use food as a platform for activism and a catalyst for change.

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Watts

Roy takes a head-on look at efforts to heal the social and economic wounds of Watts, acknowledging one of the oldest communities in Los Angeles as a mirror into ourselves and our future.
A mountain of food waste in a landfill. | Still from "Broken Bread"
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Waste

Roy journeys from L.A. to Orange County to discover how non-profit innovators are tackling the problem of food waste.
Roy holds a cannabis bud. | Still from "Broken Bread"
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Cannabis

Roy explores the issues of equality and the emergence of a new culinary landscape since the advent of legalized recreational marijuana.
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Future

Roy explores future culinary landscapes looking forward to a world affected by climate change.
Vegan grocer Olympia Auset assembles a box of fresh produce for a client. | Still from "Broken Bread"
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Access

Roy meets the individuals bringing healthy and affordable food options into South L.A. communities that lack access to fresh food.
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Transformation

Roy explores the power of cooking to rehabilitate those on the margins of society and the organizations taking a chance on those who need it most.
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