[Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2009
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in ISBN/ISSN:
6313196171, 9786313196173, Language:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008
Interviewees include Eric Schlosser, Michael Pollan, Gary Hirshberg, Joel Salatin
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
MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic material and disturbing images
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 or Dolby digital 2.0 audio
English audio with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Special feature: deleted scenes; celebrity public service announcements; resources; "You are what you eat: food with integrity" [segment originally broadcast on ABC News Nightline on June 16th, 2009 ; ca. 7 min.) ; "The amazing food detective: Snacktown smackdown" (by Kaiser Permanente ; animated children's segment with scenes from interactive game Snacktown Smackdown ; ca. 3 min.) ; information on the companion book of the same title ; original theatrical trailer ; links to related organizations
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Additional Credits: Kenner, Robert, 1950-Pearlstein, Elise.Roberts, Kim.Schlosser, Eric.Pollan, Michael.Hirshberg, Gary.Salatin, Joel.Adler, Mark.Participant MediaRiver Road Entertainment (Firm)Perfect Meal, LLC (Firm)Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)Magnolia Pictures (Firm)American Documentary, Inc
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