The Gateway Bug

Over 2 billion people on earth eat insects for protein.

Following the rise and dramatic fall of edible insect start-ups, this documentary explores America’s disconnect with food, as climate catastrophe looms.

Sharing daily eating habits we can all adopt, to fix the broken food system, one meal at a time.

Director(s): Johanna B. Kelly
Script: Johanna B. Kelly, Cameron Marshad
Production: Johanna B. Kelly, Cameron Marshad
Music: Dash Hammerstein, J.T. Norton
Actors: Andrew Brentano, Pat Crowley, Laura D’Asaro, Gabi Lewis, Tyler Isaac, Megan Miranda, Matt Potocki, Andrew Zimmern, Tommy DeNucci, Daniella Martin, Terese Pagh, Greg Sewitz, Rose Wang, David Gracer, Kevin Bachhuber, Jason Shuster, Cody Schultz, Cam Pascual, Dr. Aruna Hand, Robert Peeo, Jakub Dzamba, Daniel Imrie-Situnayake, Jena Brentano, Ryan Godlin, Lee Cadesky, Glen Courtright, Zeke Hardman, Kevin Childerly
Year: 2017
Duration: 84 min
Our age recommendation: 12
Language (audio): English
Country of origin: United States
Shooting Locations: Canada, United States
Screening rights: Gravitas Film Ventures ()

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Main topic(s): Global Food
Secondary topics: food security climate marketing urban agriculture growth
Mentions: food industry fish insects crickets proteins flour meat substitute
Topic Page(s): Global Food

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