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Uniform Title Food, Inc. (Motion picture)
Title Food, Inc. [videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures, Participant Media and River Road Entertainment present ; Perfect Meal, LLC ; produced by Elise Pearlstein ; produced and directed by Robert Kenner.

Imprint Los Angeles, Calif. : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2009]


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Description 1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a documenary film in 2008.
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.
Credits Director of photography, Richard Pearce ; editor, Kim Roberts ; music, Mark Adler ; writers, Robert Kenner, Elise Pearlstein, Kim Roberts.
Performer Interviews with Eric Schlosser, Michael Pollan, Gary Hirschberg, Joe Salatin.
Summary "Food, Inc. 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 profit ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety of workers and our own environment. Food, Inc. reveals surprising -- and often shocking truths -- about what we eat, how it's produced and who we have become as a nation"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic material and disturbing images.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Food industry and trade -- United States.
Food industry and trade -- Quality control.
Cereal products industry -- United States.
Dairy products industry -- United States.
Meat industry and trade -- United States.
Produce trade -- United States.
Food prices -- United States.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Kenner, Robert, 1950-
Adler, Mark.
Pearlstein, Elise.
Schlosser, Eric.
Pollan, Michael.
Hirschberg, Gary.
Salatin, Joe.
Perfect Meal, LLC.
River Road Entertainment (Firm)
Participant Media.
Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Food, Incorporated
Standard No. 876964002165
Music No. 10216 Magnolia Home Entertainment

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