Food, Inc. [videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures, Participant Media and River Road Entertainment present a film by Robert Kenner ; Perfect Meal, LLC
DVDs | Magnolia Home Entertainment | c2009 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 338.19 F)
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[Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, c2009.
1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0..
In English, with optional Spanish subtitles.
Interviews with Eric Schlosser, Michael Pollan, Gary Hirschberg, Joe Salatin.
Producers, Robert Kenner, Elise Pearlstein ; director, Robert Kenner ; writers, Robert Kenner, Elise Pearlstein, Kim Roberts ; director of photography, Richard Pearce ; editor, Kim Roberts ; music, Mark Adler.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic material and disturbing images.
Lifts the veil on our nation's food industry, exposing how our nation's food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profits ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety of workers and our own environment. Reveals surprising - and often shocking truths - about what we eat, how it's produced and who we have become as a nation.
Special feature: deleted scenes; celebrity public service announcements; resources; ABC News Nightline "You are what you eat: food with integrity"; "the amazing food detective" and "snacktown smackdown": stay active and eat healthy, information on the companion book of the same title.
MW, 11-09; 12-09(add)
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