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Sun September 1

0730 Mark Rheaume and guest host Karen Gordon is back in the Fresh Air studio for the latest edition of Mark's Music. Check back after 9 am to discover his picks for September. Find them at Mark's column.

0800 Film Fest Feature Toronto writer/director Richie Mehta follows up his 2007 critically acclaimed feature film debut AMAL with SIDDHARTH. The new film gets its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival next week where it is in competition in the Venice Days program (akin to the prestigious Director's Fortnight at Cannes). We check in with Richie to find out how the Venice Festival is going, find out more about the heartbreaking real-life incident that inspired this new movie, and ask how he feels about showing his movie to a hometown crowd at the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival.

0830 Healthy Happy Couple Nutritionists Meghan Telpner and Josh Gitalis are a 30-something couple in Toronto, part of a growing trend of people who are stepping away from the stressful chase of chasing careers and money, in favour of a healthier and happier life. But they didn't always live this way. Karen Gordon finds out the story behind their decision to change and explores what adventures they have planned next.

Meghan Telpner spoke with Karen Gordon in March about her book Undiet: Eat Your Way To Vibrant Health, offering her thoughts on avoiding the trap of diet deprivation and calorie counting. Here's that conversation: Listen audio (runs 14:15)

Undiet: Eat Your Way To Vibrant Health is published by McClelland & Stewart.
Learn more about Meghan, her book and online courses at Meghan's website.

Find out more about Josh Gitalis and his clinical nutrition practice at Josh'swebsite.