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Bread - Vidya

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In this participatory interactive documentary, artist and social innovator Mariette Sluyter opens the oven door on the practice of making bread. Bread is a web-based project, produced by the National Film Board of Canada. An experiment in human connectivity and interactive storytelling, the project highlights the way bread is a key ingredient of our cultural and emotional wellbeing. It features the unique memories and recipes of six remarkable women from different cultural backgrounds.

Vidya Richardson is an extremely high-energy person. A passionate life-long learner, Vidya never sits still unless she is actively meditating. She is always cooking for friends and family or volunteering with the Seniors’ Action Group. According to Vidya, coming to Canada from India in 1970, speaking Marathi, Hindi and Frencg was the start if a great adventure that just keeps getting better. Her roti is the definition of perfection.

2015, 04 min 28 s

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