Student documentary reveals Victoria dumpster-diving culture

Master of Arts in Intercultural and International Communication students Kate Patel and Rylan Gladson were interviewed by Yvonne Raymond of CTV Vancouver Island about their new documentary, We Eat Garbage, which they hope will shatter dumpster-diving stereotypes.

Here’s an excerpt:

“I found there’s a lot of stigma around dumpster diving or people think it’s done out of desperation,” says Patel.

“I think I’m the target audience of the video because I had no idea what this world was like—I thought it was dirty,” says Gladson

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