• 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Sweet Taste of Couscous

By Marie Telling

My grandparents had very little in common except for their appetite for couscous. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:36
  • CANADA

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The Sweet Taste of Imagination

By Nacha Raman

You can eat a sumptuous three-course meal when you're sick if you use a little bit of imagination. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:45
  • USA

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Sweet Elizabeth

By Hana Walker-Brown

An audio portrait detailing the effects of a lost appetite on friendship. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:51
  • USA

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I'm Salty

By Adam Lee

I'm Salty -- Put me in your mouth! (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:56
  • USA

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One Man's Sour is Another Man's Sweet

By Victoria Bedford & Abigail Collins

Maximus Thaler has an interesting relationship with food. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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My Bitter Self-Discovery

By Henry Cohn-Geltner

A personal narrative attempting to better understand my relationship with food. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:04
  • Canada

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Bing Fu is Not Blue

By Julia Grant

Bing Fu is an ESL teacher in Toronto, and she tells her story about misunderstanding a word in spite of looking it up in the dictionary. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Umami Can't Cook Like Mine

By Lexia Banks

The tradition of cooking has been passed down in my family through three generations: my grandma, my mom and me. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Umami Canon

By Casey Miner

Reflections on food for thought. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 41:22
  • Ireland

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Dreaming of Fat Men

By Lorelei Harris

One evening in 1994, four women came together for a feast. They had never met one another before. As far as anybody knew, they only had one thing in common: they were all obese. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 56:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #186 The 2013 Short Docs Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: We showcase some of our favorite stories from the 2013 Third Coast ShortDocs Challenge: Appetite, and talk to the organizer of the project, former Third Coast Artistic Director Julie Shapiro about the rules, the incentives, and our collaboration with the James Beard Foundation. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • CANADA

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Julia and the Bag of Sweet Buns

By Marion Kane

Broadcaster Marion Kane travels to Julia Child's home to join her for breakfast. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:02
  • USA

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A Bitter Betrayal

By Jennifer Kirby

What happens when you try to order 'the usual' at your neighborhood joint - and can't? (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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There's No Saccharine in this Sweet School

By Sierra Ponthier

Follow Sierra on her progressive college journey as she realizes that finding the right college is as difficult as Goldilocks finding the right bowl of porridge. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Sour Taste of Appetite

By Emma French

After listening to friends give their ideas on the word 'appetite,' I realized just how much anorexia has changed my view. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:34
  • USA

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Sweet Restraint

By Paula Friedrich

Danny can't eat wheat, barley, rye, oats, corn, potatoes... (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • ENGLAND

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Sweet Nothings

By Kirsty McQuire

A lady lacking a sweet tooth does her bit for those with malnutrition, by losing - and finding - her appetite. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • ENGLAND

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The Sweet Taste of India

By Jay Alom & Humayun Alam

Chicken Tikka Masala, the taste of India. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:03
  • USA

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Stiff Peaks

By Jeffrey Letterly

The first step in making cookies is to purchase a metal bike jingle-bell in a western mountain town. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:50
  • USA

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The Bittersweetness of God's Love (1)

By Eric Winick

Chuck Piekarski, Baker at God's Love We Deliver in New York, came to his job after experiencing a personal tragedy -- and now he's giving back. (more)

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