Essential viewing

Food, Inc.

***** a must-see!

Learn about how the government subsidizes the meat industry, the problems with eating GMOs vs. organic, and how the public and many farmers are fed up with it.

More information:    http://www.foodincmovie.com/

Watch: Food, Inc. is available for free online viewing if you have a Netflix account

Super Size Me

**** powerful

Documentary film maker Morgan Spurlock sees what it’s like to eat only McDonald’s food for 30 days.  The results are shocking.  An important reminder of how malnourished many people are in our society.

More information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Super_Size_Me

Watch: http://www.hulu.com/watch/63283/super-size-me

King Corn

**** very influential

Young documentarians move to rural Iowa to grow an acre of corn.  They discover that their mental image of the family farm is dead, and has been replaced with huge industrialized operations thanks to government subsidized crops like corn.  GMOs and high fructose corn syrup are discussed in detail.

More information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_Corn_(film)

Watch: http://www.hulu.com/watch/255609/king-corn

Food Matters

*** very relevant

The experts presented in this documentary speak to the importance of diet, and its influence on overall health.

More information: http://foodmatters.tv/index

Watch: Netflix watch instantly, pay to watch on the official website (link above)

Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead

FAT SICK and NEARLY DEAD

**** extremely motivating

Joe Cross was overweight, and suffering from a variety of health problems when he started juicing. Watch as Joe transforms his life, and the lives of others profoundly through fresh juices.

http://www.fatsickandnearlydead.com/

watch: http://www.hulu.com/watch/289122

Forks Over Knives

Forks Over Knives

*** alarmist at times but good

Leading experts in health discus the benefits of a plant based diet.

http://www.forksoverknives.com/about/

watch: http://www.hulu.com/watch/279734

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