How is the city filled?

The battle for the food markets of the future

By 2050, three quarters of humanity is expected to live in cities. Where does their food come from? The film "Wie wird die Stadt satt?" produced for ARTE investigates this question.

Director(s): Irja Martens
Script: Irja Martens, Katja Grundmann
Production: Fechner Media
Music: Olaf Taranczewski
Actors: Dr. Peter Smeets, Elisabeth Biederbeck, Gawan Mühl, Niels Rickert, Naima Müller, Marco Clausen, Roman Gaus
Year: 2017
Duration: 52 min
Our age recommendation: 12
Language (audio): German
Country of origin: Germany
Shooting Locations: Switzerland, Germany, China, Netherlands, India
Screening rights: fechnerMEDIA ()
  • This film can be watched for a fee at the top.


Main topic(s): Global Food Urbanization + Smart Cities
Secondary topics: food waste neighborhoods urban farming cooperation
Mentions: Almende Kontor Prinzessinnengärten
Topic Page(s): Global Food Urbanization + Smart Cities

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