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2011_the_apple_pushers1.jpgThe director of The Apple Pushers, a new documentary about fruit vendors in NYC, pens a piece for the Atlantic about the making of the film. The project started out as a look into urban "food deserts," where fresh fruits and healthy foods are not easy to find, and evolved into a profile of the "micro-entrepreneurs" behind the carts, many of whom are immigrants. Check out the trailer for the movie here. [The Atlantic; Official Site]

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