Best Food Documentaries

.
Documentaries related to food, health, nutrition, diet.


Links as to where to watch or buy can be found in the comments section for each title, or here: http://bit.ly/fooddocumentaries

Here is a short URL back to this list: http://tiny.cc/fooddocs

I've also started another list for food related tv shows / episodes:
Best (TV) Food Documentaries

Note: The top 7 are sorted by my personal favorites; the rest are sorted by their (current) rating and popularity. Titles with less than ~100 votes are at the end of the list.

Enjoy! ;)

.
*keywords*
health . diet . nutrition . eating . fitness . cooking . food industry . food history . food production . food politics . organic . farmers . farming . markets . gardening . gardens . cancer . agriculture
View:
Log in to copy items to your own lists.
1.
Forks Over Knives (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
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
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B0053ZHZI2?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
2.
Food, Inc. (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Kenner
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B0027BOL4G?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
3.
Super Size Me (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
While examining the influence of the fast food industry, Morgan Spurlock personally explores the consequences on his health of a diet of solely McDonald's food for one month. (100 mins.)
Director: Morgan Spurlock
“ Watch (free):
http://www.hulu.com/watch/63283 ” - LakersCentral
 
4.
Food Matters (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Food Matter examines how the food we eat can help or hurt our health. Nutritionists, naturopaths, doctors, and journalists weigh in on topics organic food, food safety, raw foodism, and nutritional therapy. (80 mins.)
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B001B3XZAW?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
5.
Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
100 pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe... (97 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://www.hulu.com/watch/289122 ” - LakersCentral
 
6.
Hungry for Change (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
HUNGRY FOR CHANGE exposes shocking secrets the diet, weight loss and food industries don't want you... (89 mins.)
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B008MIYKR6?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
7.
Earthlings (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
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
“ Watch (free):
http://earthlings.com/?page_id=32 ” - LakersCentral
 
8.
The Future of Food (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
THE FUTURE OF FOOD offers an in-depth investigation into the disturbing truth behind the unlabeled, patented, genetically engineered foods that have quietly filled grocery store shelves for the past decade. (88 mins.)
Director: Deborah Garcia
“ Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B00D8NTEP8?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
9.
The Gleaners & I (2000 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An intimate, picaresque inquiry into French life as lived by the country's poor and its provident, as well as by the film's own director... (82 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
“ Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B00005Y727?tag=itsalgo-20

note: comes with the second part, "The Gleaners and I: 2 Years Later" ” - LakersCentral
 
10.
Blue Gold: World Water Wars (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Wars of the future will be fought over water as they are over oil today, as the source of human survival... (90 mins.)
Director: Sam Bozzo
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B1a3tjqQiBI ” - LakersCentral
 
11.
Our Daily Bread (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
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.)
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pVkieJ_Wj64

note: silent film (no dialogue) ” - LakersCentral
 
12.
Life and Debt (2001 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Documentary look at the effects of globalization on Jamaican industry and agriculture. (80 mins.)
Director: Stephanie Black
“ Watch (free):
http://www.hulu.com/watch/479811 ” - LakersCentral
 
13.
Vegucated (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Vegucated is a guerrilla-style documentary that follows three meat- and cheese-loving New Yorkers who... (76 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=19qSsUI79Ro ” - LakersCentral
 
14.
King Corn (2007 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
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
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nvMxIEgbsIo ” - LakersCentral
 
15.
Fat Head (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A comedian replies to the "Super Size Me" crowd by losing weight on a fast-food diet while demonstrating that almost everything you think you know about the obesity "epidemic" and healthy eating is wrong. (104 mins.)
Director: Tom Naughton
“ Watch (free):
http://www.hulu.com/watch/196879 ” - LakersCentral
 
16.
Tapped (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Examines the role of the bottled water industry and its effects on our health, climate change, pollution, and our reliance on oil. (76 mins.)
“ Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B003M987AG?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
17.
The Garden (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
From the ashes of the L.A. riots arose a lush, 14-acre community garden, the largest of its kind in the United States. Now bulldozers threaten its future. (80 mins.)
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B002ASVYO6?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
18.
The Real Dirt on Farmer John (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The epic tale of a maverick Midwestern farmer. Castigated as a pariah in his community, Farmer John... (82 mins.)
Director: Taggart Siegel
 
19.
Bananas!* (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Juan "Accidentes" Dominguez is on his biggest case ever. On behalf of twelve Nicaraguan banana workers he is tackling Dole Food in a ground-breaking legal battle for their use of a banned pesticide that was known by the company to cause sterility. (80 mins.)
Director: Fredrik Gertten
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B003Z6YMFK?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
20.
Dirt! The Movie (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The only remedy for disconnecting people from the natural world is connecting them to it again. (86 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://www.hulu.com/watch/191666 ” - LakersCentral
 
21.
Sweet Misery: A Poisoned World (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Narrator Cori Brackett had a strange cause-and-effect experience with the diet cokes she was drinking... (90 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZI7_8FDzuJE

Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B000BQ5IWS?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
22.
The Price of Sugar (2007 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
On the Caribbean island of the Dominican Republic, tourists flock to pristine beaches, with little knowledge... (90 mins.)
Director: Bill Haney
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tp_EkCesIp8 ” - LakersCentral
 
23.
Food Fight (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
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
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B003JYWE1M?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
24.
Killer at Large (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An overview of the politics, social effects and problems associated with the rising epidemic of American obesity.
“ Watch (free):
http://www.snagfilms.com/films/title/killer_at_large

Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B001NLAVL8?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
25.
The Gleaners and I: Two Years Later (2002 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Agnes Varda returns to the people she met in her 2000 documentary on gleaning and meets some new people who were inspired by her first film. (63 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
“ Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B00005Y727?tag=itsalgo-20

note: comes with the original "The Gleaners and I" ” - LakersCentral
 
26.
Garlic Is as Good as Ten Mothers (1980 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A documentary on the history of garlic. Blank interviews chefs, garlic lovers, and historians about the their love of the 'stinking rose.' (51 mins.)
Director: Les Blank
“ Buy:
http://www.lesblank.com/shop/garlic-is-as-good-as-ten-mothers-dvd ” - LakersCentral
 
27.
Dive! (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Follow filmmaker Jeremy Seifert and his circle of friends as they dumpster dive in the back alleys and... (45 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Seifert
“ Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B004VN7RMG?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
28.
All in This Tea (2007 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
During the 1990s, David Lee Hoffman searched throughout China for the finest teas. He's a California importer who... (70 mins.)
“ Watch:
http://amazon.com/dp/B001LYX2IG?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
29.
Fresh (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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.)
 
30.
The Natural History of the Chicken (2000 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Through interviews and reenactments, The Natural History of the Chicken investigates the role of the... (60 mins.)
Director: Mark Lewis
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NkxO91TLKVg ” - LakersCentral
 
31.
Farmageddon (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Farmageddon is the story of a mom whose son healed from all allergies and asthma after consuming raw milk... (86 mins.)
Director: Kristin Canty
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B00744WZ8U?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
32.
The Gerson Miracle (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In 1928, Dr. Max Gerson, a German-Jewish researcher, stumbled upon a therapy that claims to have cured... (91 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://vimeo.com/22884911

Buy (dvd):
http://amazon.com/dp/B001J66JQS?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
33.
The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The documentary, "The Power of Community - How Cuba Survived Peak Oil," was inspired when Faith Morgan... (53 mins.)
Director: Faith Morgan
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUWces5TkCA ” - LakersCentral
 
34.
The Beautiful Truth (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A troubled 15-year-old boy attempting to cope with the recent death of his mother sets out to research Dr... (92 mins.)
Director: Steve Kroschel
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvzDHGLEUyw ” - LakersCentral
 
35.
Ingredients (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
American food is in a state of crisis. Obesity and diabetes are on the rise, food costs are skyrocketing... (73 mins.)
Director: Robert Bates
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B004CJQVI0?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
36.
Food Beware: The French Organic Revolution (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
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
“ Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B002LC3M32?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
37.
The Perfect Human Diet (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
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
“ Watch (free):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKp5SzMe-nI ” - LakersCentral
 
38.
The World According to Monsanto (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
You do not have to believe that God exists, but you will after this movie know that the devil poster... (108 mins.)
 
39.
Fed Up (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An examination of America's obesity epidemic and the food industry's role in aggravating it. (92 mins.)
 
40.
McLibel (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
McLibel is the story of two ordinary people who humiliated McDonald's in the biggest corporate PR disaster in history. (85 mins.)
 
41.
We Feed the World (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A look at how the world's food is produced and how mass production changes the environment and the lives of people. (96 mins.)
 
42.
GMO OMG (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Today in the United States, by the simple acts of feeding ourselves, we are unwittingly participating... (90 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Seifert
 
43.
Food Stamped (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Food Stamped is an informative and humorous documentary film following a couple as they attempt to eat a healthy... (60 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://viooz.co/movies/19519-food-stamped-2010.html

Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B005F3XV9Y?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
44.
Bad Seed: The Truth About Our Food (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
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
“ Watch (free):
http://www.cultureunplugged.com/play/6501/Bad-Seed%20-%20The%20Truth%20About%20Our%20Food ” - LakersCentral
 
45.
Fed Up! (2002 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
About 70% of the food we eat contains genetically engineered ingredients and the biotech industry is... (58 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://www.fandor.com/films/fed_up ” - LakersCentral
 
46.
What's on Your Plate? (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
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
“ Watch (free):
http://www.snagfilms.com/films/title/sustainable_table_whats_on_your_plate ” - LakersCentral
 
47.
Planeat (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
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.)
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B007XF0XH0?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
48.
My Father's Garden (1996 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
My Father's Garden is an engrossing documentary about the use and misuse of technology on the American farm... (56 mins.)
Director: Miranda Smith
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B00144N8LO?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
49.
Processed People (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
When they're not busy picking our pockets, or telling us we have to give up liberties to have freedom... (40 mins.)
Director: Jeff Nelson
“ Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B001O49STU?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
50.
American Meat (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
American Meat is a solutions-oriented documentary chronicling the current state of the U.S. meat industry... (84 mins.)
“ Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B00FFT17SK?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
51.
All Jacked Up (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
All Jacked Up peers into the real lives of four typical teenagers as they are urged to face up to the ongoing manipulation of their generation by big food manufacturers as their parents, schools, and government stand idly by. (110 mins.)
Director: Jennifer Mattox
“ Watch (free):
http://www.cultureunplugged.com/documentary/watch-online/festival/play/7547/All-Jacked-Up ” - LakersCentral
 
52.
Chow Down (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Root for Charles, John and Garnet as they try to buck the system of pills and procedures and outfox their heart disease and diabetes... (73 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://www.hulu.com/watch/172558 ” - LakersCentral
 
53.
Frankensteer (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
FRANKENSTEER is a disturbing yet compelling documentary that reveals how the ordinary cow is being transformed into an antibiotic dependent, hormone-laced potential carrier of toxic bacteria, all in the name of cheaper food. (45 mins.)
“ Watch (free):
http://vimeo.com/55321525 ” - LakersCentral
 
54.
What's Organic About Organic? (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
With charm and humanity, WHAT'S "ORGANIC" ABOUT ORGANIC? leads viewers to examine how organic farming... (59 mins.)
Director: Shelley Rogers
“ Watch or Buy:
http://whatsorganicmovie.com/ ” - LakersCentral
 
55.
Wild Edible Plants: The Ultimate Guide to Identifying and Harvesting Wild Food! (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Complete with homemade charm and plenty of giggles, this film teaches you how to safely harvest some of the world's most abundant wild foods... (80 mins.)
Director: Sarah Woodward
“ Watch or Buy:
http://amazon.com/dp/B0042JTFMO?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
56.
Nourish: Food + Community (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Nourish traces our relationship to food from a global perspective to personal action steps, illustrating connections to health, climate change, and social justice, and celebrating the role of good food in creating a sustainable future. (27 mins.)
Director: Kirk Bergstrom
 
57.
Heart & Soil (2007 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
'Heart & Soil' is a family documentary that clips along wit the pace of barefoot children and frolicking livestock... (45 mins.)
Director: Mara Legrand
“ Watch:
http://amazon.com/dp/B006JJ57V8?tag=itsalgo-20 ” - LakersCentral
 
58.
Wegman's Cruelty (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Wegmans Cruelty is a half hour documentary produced by a small investigative team from the organization Compassionate Consumers... (27 mins.)
Director: Adam Durand
“ Watch (free):
http://vimeo.com/12423560#at=0 ” - LakersCentral
 
59.
Got the Facts on Milk? (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A comical fast paced feature documentary, that questions the health benefits of milk. (88 mins.)
Director: Shira Lane
 
60.
Dying to Have Known (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Master filmmaker Steve Kroschel, intrigued by a stunning statement from his last documentary, sets out... (80 mins.)
Director: Steve Kroschel
 
61.
Seeds of Death: Unveiling the Lies of GMOs (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
This film exposes the dangers of genetically modified foods and features leading scientists, physicians, professors, attorneys and activists. You'll see the corruption surrounding GMOs and the deception being perpetrated against the world. (90 mins.)
 
62.
In Organic We Trust (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A documentary that follows director Kip Pastor on a personal journey to answer commonly asked questions about organic food: What exactly is organic? Is it really better, or just a marketing scam? (82 mins.)
Director: Kip Pastor
 
63.
Milk? (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
An inquisitive man sets out to find the facts about milk and discovers more about the growing controversy surrounding it... (64 mins.)
 
64.
Eating Alabama (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In search of a simpler life, a young couple returns home to Alabama where they set out to eat the way their grandparents did - locally and seasonally... (62 mins.)
Director: Andrew Grace
 
65.
The Raw Truth (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
In a world full of sickness and death, can eating a completely raw vegan diet cure all? Some Raw Vegans argue that health and youth start from within and eating only foods that are alive (raw) will prevent disease. (25 mins.)
Director: Jin Yoo-Kim
 
66.
HomeGrown (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Homegrown is the inspiring true story of a family "living off the grid" in the heart of urban Pasadena... (52 mins.)
Director: Robert McFalls
 
67.
Food Chains (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
There is so much interest in food these days yet there is almost no interest in the hands that pick that food... (83 mins.)
Director: Sanjay Rawal
 
68.
Overfed & Undernourished (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Overfed and Undernourished examines a global epidemic and our modern lifestyles through one boy's inspiring and personal journey to regain his health from the inside out. (95 mins.)
Director: Troy Jones
 
69.
Super Juice Me! (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Director: Alex Kalimát
 
70.
Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead 2 (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Joe Cross examines how to make healthy habits last. Joe meets with experts who present realistic solutions to make long-term sustainable improvements to eating behaviors and overall health. (88 mins.)
Director: Kurt Engfehr
 
71.
Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability. (85 mins.)
 
72.
That Sugar Film (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Damon Gameau embarks on an experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body. (90 mins.)
Director: Damon Gameau
 
73.
Flow: For Love of Water (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Water is the very essence of life, sustaining every being on the planet. 'Flow' confronts the disturbing reality that our crucial resource is dwindling and greed just may be the cause. (93 mins.)
Director: Irena Salina
 
74.
Speciesism: The Movie (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A young man begins investigating the underworld of "factory farming" and soon discovers a growing political and intellectual movement that considers animals as important as humans. (94 mins.)
Director: Mark Devries
 
75.
The Botany of Desire (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Michael Pollan, a professor of journalism and a student of food, presents the history of four plants... (120 mins.)
 
76.
Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
We all love food. As a society, we devour countless cooking shows, culinary magazines and foodie blogs... (75 mins.)
Director: Grant Baldwin
 
77.
Sugar Coated (2015 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
How the food industry sugar-coated science, sweetened the food supply, and seduced a planet, one spoonful at a time. (90 mins.)
Director: Michèle Hozer
 
78.
Taste the Waste (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Why do we throw away so much food? And how can we stop this kind of waste?Amazing but true: On the way from the farm to the dining-room table, more than half the food lands on the dump. Most of it before it ever reaches consumers. (92 mins.)
Director: Valentin Thurn
 
79.
Genetic Roulette: The Gamble of our Lives (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
When the US government ignored repeated warnings by its own scientists and allowed untested genetically... (85 mins.)
Director: Jeffrey M Smith
 
80.
Simply Raw: Reversing Diabetes in 30 Days. (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The movie follows a couple of diabetes patients quest to overcome the disease by going on a raw vegetable diet. (88 mins.)
Director: Aiyana Elliott
 
81.
Cereal Killers Movie (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A documentary about one man's attempt to turn the food pyramid on its head. Donal O'Neill ditches wheat and sugar in a food plan consisting of 70% fat - under the guidance of legendary South African Sports Scientist Prof. Tim Noakes.
Director: Yolanda Barker
 
82.
Our Daily Poison (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An in-depth investigation into everyday products and the system charged with regulating them. Robin... (113 mins.)
 
83.
Farmland (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Most Americans have never stepped foot on a farm or ranch or even talked to the people who grow and raise the food we eat... (77 mins.)
Director: James Moll
 
84.
Carb-Loaded: A Culture Dying to Eat (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The film traces the origins of our beliefs about healthful and unhealthful food. Experts from all over... (75 mins.)
Director: Lathe Poland
 
85.
Caffeinated (2015 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Caffeinated tells the story of coffee through the perspectives of people who have dedicated their lives to it. At every step of the process, it's the hands that planted the seed, that roasted the beans, that crafted the drink that makes every cup of coffee a story worth telling. (80 mins.)
 
86.
Forks Over Knives Presents: The Engine 2 Kitchen Rescue (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Join Rip Esselstyn, former Texas firefighter and bestselling author, as he teaches the White and Wali families the basics of a whole-food, plant-based diet. (53 mins.)
Director: John Corry
 
87.
LoveMEATender (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Meat production increases every year, but many people still have no idea what's on their plate or what it has taken to get it there... (52 mins.)
Director: Manu Coeman
 
88.
The Kids Menu (2016 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
THE KIDS MENU is a feature documentary from the team that brought you "Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead." As... (88 mins.)
Director: Kurt Engfehr
 
89.
PlantPure Nation (2015 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The documentary film PlantPure Nation tells the story of three people on a quest to spread the message of one of the most important health breakthroughs of all time. (95 mins.)
Director: Nelson Campbell
 
90.
Genetic Chile (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A look at the world of genetically modified foods through the lens of New Mexico's iconic chile pepper... (61 mins.)
 
91.
Raising Resistance (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Paraguay's lush soy farms are battlegrounds between huge agri-business and small farmers. The GMO beans... (85 mins.)