• 2013
  • 3:00
  • IRELAND

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The Problem With Salty Water

By Aoife Allen

An automated teller machine discusses awkward moments, consumer culture and why she needs it to survive. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:48
  • EGYPT

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The Bitter, Sweet Taste of Life

By Shahd Saleh

Three chapters about different cravings of life told by three different people. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Life Is Sweet - as Long as It's Smeared with Skippy Peanut Butter

By Molly Jackel , Selena Polston & Cody Anderson

What happens when the only foods you’ll eat are French fries, peanut butter, and pizza - but you’re a grown-up? - an exploration of adult extreme picky eating. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Bitter Taste of Reality

By Manda Lillie

Matthew is like every normal teenager with a hunger for independence, but he faces a few unique challenges. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:17
  • USA

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Old Captain Salt

By Dixie Treichel

Dreaming of Old Captain Salt and his sushi boat. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:28
  • UK

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What happens when a statistic becomes your life?

By Cristina Parry

Over 44 million people live with dementia worldwide, but it is not until it affects you directly that you realise the impact the disease can have on your life. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 14:08
  • Canada

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Who Is Vern Nash?

By Thelon Oeming & Steve Wadhams

The day Thelon Oeming moved into an apartment in a working class area of Toronto, he saw a hunched-back man shouting to himself in the middle of the street. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:44
  • AUSTRALIA

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Salty Eyebrows

By Tessa Dowdell

Tessa has Multiple Sclerosis and is running for her life. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:01
  • USA

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Bitter Yellow Pills

By Lorraine Boissoneault

Lorraine explores what happens when the body gets an appetite for itself. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:29
  • Canada

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The Iceberg

By Thelon Oeming

An old man fights his demons for 30 years. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:55
  • USA

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The Soul is Bittersweet

By Erin Connolly

The Hare Krishna Temple offers a free meal, in the hopes that those who visit will leave with a satisfied appetite; physically, mentally, and spiritually. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 3:04
  • USA

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When We March Into The Arctic of the Unknown

By Vivianne Cardenas

One in a million... Maria's chronicle of shameless acceptance. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:02
  • CHILE

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Me, Myself and Umami

By Sharlene Newman

When it comes to appetite, our bodies can have several personalities and each part wants its say. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • USA

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The Bitter Taste of Nicotine

By Kay Collins

My life as a smoker. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 42:59
  • UK

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Nina Black

By Melanie Harris

Imagine being so hyperactive and distractible that you can barely keep track of where you are, who you’re talking to, and what you’re talking about. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • USA

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The Sour Taste of Potlucks

By Lauren Ober

My mom and I don't agree on much, but we can agree on one thing - potlucks are the pits. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 51:42
  • USA

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The Hospital Always Wins

By Laura Starecheski

Back in 2004, Laura Starecheski visited a mental hospital in Queens, N.Y. called Creedmoor, where she met a patient named Issa Ibrahim. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 10:22
  • UK

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The Sleeping Fool

By Sofia Saldanha

Art museum security guards spend their days in uniform, speaking quietly or not at all, surrounded by works of irreplaceable art. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:50
  • USA

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The Sweetest Meat

By Damian Biniek & Rachel Lyon

A cannibal finds that she no longer has the appetite for the things she used to. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:55
  • USA

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Out of the Blue

By Bianca Giaever

A college student describes the two sides of herself in her struggle with bipolar disorder. (more)

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