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Filmmaker Gets Involved In The Fight Against Hunger And Finds Hope

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Not long ago, the Milwaukee Film Festival convened a panel to discuss food insecurity in Milwaukee.

The jumping off point was a film, called The Starfish Throwers, which profiles three people doing substantial work to reduce hunger around them.

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The filmmaker is Wisconsin native Jesse Roesler and he speaks with Lake Effect's Mitch Teich.

"One person can actually make a big difference through inspiring other people," Roesler says. "So it's that idea that our impact can be greater than our individuals actions, sometimes without us even knowing it."

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Audrey is a producer, host and reporter for Lake Effect. She is involved with every aspect of the show — from conducting interviews, editing audio, posting web stories and mixing the show together.