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Live and Let Live (2013)

Not Rated | | Documentary | November 2013 (Germany)
Live and Let Live is a feature documentary examining our relationship with animals, the history of veganism and the ethical, environmental and health reasons that move people to go vegan.

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Marc Pierschel

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Marc Pierschel
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kati Kosler Kati Kosler ... Herself (social pedagogue)
Ria Rehberg Ria Rehberg ... Herself (Animal Equality)
Hendrik Haßel Hendrik Haßel ... Himself (Animal Equality)
Jan Gerdes Jan Gerdes ... Himself (Hof Butenland)
Karin Mück Karin Mück ... Herself (Hof Butenland)
Jack Lindquist Jack Lindquist ... Himself (professional track cyclist)
Aaron Adams Aaron Adams ... Himself (chef, Portobello Trattoria)
George Rodger George Rodger ... Himself (The Vegan Society)
Jonathan Balcombe Jonathan Balcombe ... Himself (ethologist, biologist)
Sharon Núñez Sharon Núñez ... Herself (Animal Equality)
William Potter William Potter ... Himself (Green is the New Red) (as Will Potter)
Peter Singer ... Himself (professor of bioethics)
Tom Regan Tom Regan ... Himself (professor of philosophy)
Gary Francione Gary Francione ... Himself (distinguished professor of law)
Melanie Joy Melanie Joy ... Herself (sociologist, psychologist)
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Live and Let Live is a feature documentary examining our relationship with animals, the history of veganism and the ethical, environmental and health reasons that move people to go vegan. From butcher to vegan chef, from factory farmer to farm sanctuary owner - Live and Let Live tells the stories of six individuals who decided to stop consuming animal products for different reasons and shows the impact this decision has had on their lives. Written by Marc Pierschel

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Language:

English

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November 2013 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Zij a nech zít See more »

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Peter Singer - Professor of Bioethics: The idea behind animal liberation is that we have excluded animals from moral consideration and that this is really a prejudice.
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If you care about your family's health, watch. If you love your dog or cat, watch.
28 July 2016 | by nowsharingSee all my reviews

This is the only documentary I've seen that's on par with the quality of Cowspiracy and Forks Over Knives. It's perfectly executed and covers all of the messages that are essential to the vegan movement. What's more, it is by far the most heartfelt film on these subjects, and never loses track of the core arguments at any point throughout.

Not only is the vegan message delivered perfectly, but modern nutritional science is also well treated. If you took nothing else away from Live and Let Live, other than an awareness of the consequences of how what you eat affects you, that would be an achievement in itself.

If you want to make a fundamental change to the world that can begin this very instant, watch.


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