DOCUMENTARIES

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Project Nim (2011 Documentary)
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Tells the story of a chimpanzee taken from its mother at birth and raised like a human child by a family in a brownstone on the upper West Side in the 1970s. (93 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
 
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Stories We Tell (2012 Documentary)
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A film that excavates layers of myth and memory to find the elusive truth at the core of a family of storytellers. (108 mins.)
Director: Sarah Polley
 
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Food Stamped (2010 Documentary)
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Food Stamped is an informative and humorous documentary film following a couple as they attempt to eat a healthy... (60 mins.)
 
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Planeat (2010 Documentary)
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The story of three men's life-long search for a diet which is good for our health, the environment and the future of our planet - showcasing some of the best food you have ever seen. (87 mins.)
 
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The Botany of Desire (2009 Documentary)
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Michael Pollan, a professor of journalism and a student of food, presents the history of four plants... (120 mins.)
 
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Fresh (2009 Documentary)
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There are still efficient ways to produce healthy fresh organic food in a time where most food is being mass produced by corporations in less than hygienic ways. Country farmers and urban farmers explain. (70 mins.)
 
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Ingredients (2009 Documentary)
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American food is in a state of crisis. Obesity and diabetes are on the rise, food costs are skyrocketing... (73 mins.)
Director: Robert Bates
 
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Food, Inc. (2008 Documentary)
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An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Kenner
 
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Forks Over Knives (2011 Documentary)
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Examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting our present menu of animal-based and processed foods. (96 mins.)
Director: Lee Fulkerson
 
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The World According to Monsanto (2008 Documentary)
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You do not have to believe that God exists, but you will after this movie know that the devil poster... (108 mins.)
 
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Race to Nowhere (2010 Documentary)
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RACE TO NOWHERE is a close-up look at the pressures on today's students, offering an intimate view of lives packed with activities... (85 mins.)
 
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Earthlings (2005 Documentary)
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Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, Earthlings chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on animals for profit. (95 mins.)
Director: Shaun Monson
 
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Our Daily Bread (2005 Documentary)
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OUR DAILY BREAD is a wide-screen tableau of a feast which isn't always easy to digest - and in which we all take part. A pure, meticulous and high-end film experience that enables the audience to form their own ideas. (92 mins.)
 
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King Corn (2007 Documentary)
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King Corn is a feature documentary about two friends, one acre of corn, and the subsidized crop that drives our fast-food nation... (88 mins.)
Director: Aaron Woolf
 
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Sweet Misery: A Poisoned World (2004 Documentary)
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Narrator Cori Brackett had a strange cause-and-effect experience with the diet cokes she was drinking... (90 mins.)
 
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Food Fight (2008 Documentary)
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A fascinating look at how American agricultural policy and food culture developed in the 20th century, and how the California food movement rebelled against big agribusiness to launch the local organic food movement. (91 mins.)
Director: Chris Taylor
 
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Killer at Large (2008 Documentary)
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An overview of the politics, social effects and problems associated with the rising epidemic of American obesity.
 
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Farmageddon (2011 Documentary)
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Farmageddon is the story of a mom whose son healed from all allergies and asthma after consuming raw milk... (86 mins.)
Director: Kristin Canty
 
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Food Beware: The French Organic Revolution (2008 Documentary)
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For the first time ever, our children are growing up less healthy than we are. As the rate of cancer, infertility and other illnesses linked to environmental factors climbs upward each year, we must ask ourselves: why is this happening? (107 mins.)
Director: Jean-Paul Jaud
 
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The Perfect Human Diet (2012 Documentary)
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Journalist C.J.Hunt's global quest for a solution to the obesity epidemic and diet-related disease. It explores modern dietary science, previous historical findings, ancestral native diets and the emerging field of human dietary evolution. (90 mins.)
Director: C.J. Hunt
 
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Bad Seed: The Truth About Our Food (2006 Documentary)
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This bold and convincing documentary grabs you in the guts and doesn't let go. When Adam Curry and Timo... (58 mins.)
Director: Timo Nadudvari
 
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What's on Your Plate? (2009 Documentary)
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WHAT'S ON YOUR PLATE is a witty and provocative documentary about kids and food politics. Filmed over the course of one year... (76 mins.)
Director: Catherine Gund
 
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American Meat (2013 Documentary)
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American Meat is a solutions-oriented documentary chronicling the current state of the U.S. meat industry... (84 mins.)
 
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Fed Up! (2002 Documentary)
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About 70% of the food we eat contains genetically engineered ingredients and the biotech industry is... (58 mins.)
 
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Steve Jobs: One Last Thing (2011 Documentary)
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A look at the life and career of the technology business innovator and entrepreneur. (60 mins.)