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Food, Inc

[Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2009.

1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

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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.

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ISBN:

978-1-58648-694-5

Title:

Food, Inc. [videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures ; Participant Media ; River Road Entertainment present ; developed with American Documentary, Inc. ; Perfect Meal, LLC. ; a film by Robert Kenner ; executive producers, William Pohlad, Jeff Skoll, Robin Schorr, Diane Weyermann ; producers, Robert Kenner, Elise Pearlstein ; co-producers, Eric Schlosser, Richard Pearce, Melissa Robledo ; writers, Robert Kenner, Elise Pearlstein, Kim Roberts ; directed by Robert Kenner.

VaryingTitle:

Food, Incorporated.

Edition:

Widescreen.

Publisher:

[Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2009.

Physical:

1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.

ParticipantNote:

Interviewees include Eric Schlosser, Michael Pollan, Gary Hirshberg, Joel Salatin.

Summary:

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.

Target Audience:

MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic material and disturbing images.

Subject:

Food industry and trade--United States.

Subject:

Food industry and trade--Quality control.

Subject:

Cereal products industry--United States.

Subject:

Dairy products industry--United States.

Subject:

Meat industry and trade--United States.

Subject:

Food handling--United States.

Subject:

Food adulteration and inspection--United States.

Subject:

Product recall--United States.

Subject:

Product safety--United States.

Subject:

Agricultural industries--United States.

Subject:

Agricultural processing--Quality control.

Subject:

Agriculture--Economic aspects--United States.

Subject:

Agriculture--Environmental aspects.

Subject:

Agriculture--United States.

Subject:

Foodborne diseases--United States--Personal narratives.

Subject:

Produce trade--United States.

Subject:

Food prices--United States.

AE:PersName:

Kenner, Robert, 1950- pro. drt. aus.

AE:PersName:

Pearlstein, Elise. pro. aus.

AE:PersName:

Roberts, Kim. aus. flm.

AE:PersName:

Schlosser, Eric. ive.

AE:PersName:

Pollan, Michael. ive.

AE:PersName:

Hirshberg, Gary. ive.

AE:PersName:

Salatin, Joel. ive.

AE:PersName:

Adler, Mark. cmp.

AE:CorpName:

Participant Media.

AE:CorpName:

River Road Entertainment (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Perfect Meal, LLC (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Magnolia Pictures (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

American Documentary, Inc.

Link:

Connect to reviews of this title online.

Link:

Link to Snacktown Smackdown game.

Link:

Official film website

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