A Place at the Table

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Powerful docu explores the problem of hunger in America.

PG 2013 84 minutes

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age 10+

Good, interesting, and gentle

I enjoyed this with my almost-10-y-o child. I had to pause a lot to explain things when the activists and other explainers were talking about legislation, but much of it was appropriate for her vocab level and comprehension. It made her think, and she was surprised at the facts presented, enough to want to take action in our community (and she's not typically an activist)! Also, the messages do not beat you over the head with graphic images, or sad, starving children. Overall I'd recommend.

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