Market Basket’s “Food Fight” Reaches Goal!
The Market Basket food fight is over but it appears a local filmmaker may be on his way to bringing the battle to a theatre near you.
It took six weeks during the summer of 2014, but the loyal employees, customers and vendors who stood behind their man, Artie T. DeMoulas,were able to take a victory lap after battling corporate greed. It appears Exeter,New Hampshire filmmaker, Jay Childs, through a Kickstarter campaign is on his way to producing a documentary film about the Market Basket saga.
Jay Schrieber of the Union Leader, reported Thursday that Childs was less than $2,000 away from his goal, with a deadline of Sunday. However, it now seems the filmmaker is will be shooting film for “Food Fight: Inside the Battle for Market Basket.” Childs will be seeking more funding down the road.