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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.

Kenner, Robert, 1950- (Added Author). Pearlstein, Elise. (Added Author). Roberts, Kim. (Added Author). Schlosser, Eric. (Added Author). Pollan, Michael. (Added Author). Hirshberg, Gary. (Added Author). Salatin, Joel. (Added Author). Adler, Mark. (Added Author). Participant Media. (Added Author). River Road Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Perfect Meal, LLC (Firm) (Added Author). Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Magnolia Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). American Documentary, Inc. (Added Author).
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Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville DVD 338.19 FOOD 123 (Text) 34706001227505 DVD Non-Fiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Township Public Library - Brookston DVD 338.19 FOO (Text) 38209000735277 DVD Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
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.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Richard Pearce ; editor, Kim Roberts ; music, Mark Adler.
Participant or Performer Note: Interviewees include Eric Schlosser, Michael Pollan, Gary Hirshberg, Joel Salatin.
Summary, etc.: 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 Note: MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic material and disturbing images.
System Details Note: DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 or Dolby digital 2.0 audio.
Language Note: English audio with 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.
Food handling > United States.
Food adulteration and inspection > United States.
Product recall > United States.
Product safety > United States.
Agricultural industries > United States.
Agricultural processing > Quality control.
Agriculture > Economic aspects > United States.
Agriculture > Environmental aspects.
Agriculture > United States.
Foodborne diseases > United States > Personal narratives.
Produce trade > United States.
Food prices > United States.
DVDs.
Genre: DVD-Video discs.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films > United States.

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