For over 25,000 poverty-stricken children in China, a “free lunch” is their daily reality. Journalist Deng Fei set up the Free Lunch Campaign in 2011, raised USD 3.9 million from Chinese social media users in just one year and pioneered the power of micro-blogging in China's battle against inequality.

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Director: Lixin Fan
Producers: Michelle Ho, Yi Han, Fanfan Zhuang
Production Managers: Fanfan Zhuang and Jamie Lee
Cinematographer: Aiguo Liu; Limin Fan
Color Grading: Ming Gao; Wei Zhao
Soundman: Limin Fan
Graphics by Xinbao Fu
Assistant Editors: Jamie Lee; Xinbao Fu and Ouyang Yaokun
Composer: Simon Chapelle
Sound Mix: Simon Chapelle
Special Thanks to Mr. Deng Fei & Free Lunch For

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