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That Sugar Film (2014)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 31 July 2015 (USA)
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Damon Gameau embarks on an experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body.



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Credited cast:
... Himself
... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Milla Bakaitis ... Sugar Devil
... Sugar Shopper
Skylar Delphinus ... Sugar Dancer & Shopper
... Sugar Dancer & Shopper
... Himself
Zoe Gameau ... Herself (as Zoe Tuckwell-Smith)
Lisa Gloufchis ... Sugar Dancer
Benjamin Hancock ... Sugar Dancer
Zelia Kitoko ... Sugar Dancer & Shopper
... Herself
... Herself
... Himself


One man's journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar. Damon Gameau embarks on a unique experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body, consuming only foods that are commonly perceived as 'healthy'. Through this entertaining and informative journey, Damon highlights some of the issues that plague the sugar industry, and where sugar lurks on supermarket shelves. Written by Madman Entertainment

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A film about what really happens when a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down See more »




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This movie changed my life
2 September 2015 | by See all my reviews

Yes, that's right. I said it. This movie changed my life. Well, it did so might as well acknowledge it and send a big warm thank you to the folks that made it.

Since watching the movie I've changed my diet completely. I wanted to wait about a month before I wrote this review just to make sure it took hold and actually did change my life. It seems now though that this one really got into me deep. Message received loud and clear.

I actually feel stupid for the many decades of damage that I've done to my body for being so ignorant about sugar and the products we consume every day. I also feel betrayed by society as a whole for not recognizing this sooner, and still not doing anything about it to this day. Why are we so stupid?

Sugar is killing us and nobody is doing anything about it. Well, I suppose not everybody. The makers of this film and probably a handful of others are working on the awareness, and I will also do my part telling everyone I know about this film.

If you care about living and being healthy and you care about the health of your family and friends, watch this film, tell them to watch, and then tell them to spread the word.

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