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Food, Inc.

Explores the U.S. commercial food industry, examining corporate control of supply and market. The film seeks to demonstrate how the incentive for corporate profit can overwhelm consumer health needs, as well as the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety of workers and the environment. Reveals...

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Corporate Authors: Magnolia Pictures (Firm), Participant Media., River Road Entertainment (Firm), American Documentary, Inc., Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Other Authors: Kenner, Robert, 1950-, Pearce, Richard, 1943-, Schlosser, Eric., Robledo, Melissa., Pohlad, William., Skoll, Jeff., Schorr, Robin., Weyermann, Diane., Pearlstein, Elise., Roberts, Kim., Pollan, Michael., Hirshberg, Gary., Salatin, Joel., Adler, Mark.
Format: Video DVD
Language:English
Spanish
Published: [Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2009.
Edition:Widescreen.
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245 0 0 |a Food, Inc.  |h [videorecording] /  |c Magnolia Pictures ; Participant Media and River Road Entertainment present a film by Robert Kenner ; director of photography, Richard Pearce ; co-producers, Eric Schlosser, Richard Pearce, Melissa Robledo ; executive producers, William Pohlad, Jeff Skoll, Robin Schorr, Diane Weyermann ; producers, Robert Kenner, Elise Pearlstein ; directed by Robert Kenner ; writers, Robert Kenner, Elise Pearlstein, Kim Roberts ; developed with American Documentary, Inc. 
246 3 |a Food, Incorporated 
250 |a Widescreen. 
260 |a [Los Angeles, CA] :  |b Magnolia Home Entertainment,  |c 2009. 
300 |a 1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.) :  |b sd., col. with b&w sequences ;  |c 4 3/4 in. 
538 |a DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen format (1.78:1); Dolby digital 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0. 
546 |a In English with optional Spanish subtitles. 
546 |a Closed-captioned. 
511 0 |a Interviewees include Eric Schlosser, Michael Pollan, Gary Hirshberg, Joel Salatin. 
508 |a Music, Mark Adler ; editor, Kim Roberts ; special consultant, Michael Pollan. 
500 |a Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008. 
521 8 |a MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic material and disturbing images. 
500 |a Special features: deleted scenes (38 min.); celebrity public service announcements (8 min.); "You are what you eat: food with integrity" segment originally broadcast on ABC News Nightline on June 16th, 2009 (8 min.); "The amazing food detective: Snacktown smackdown" promotion of children's interactive website created by Kaiser Permanente (3 min.); "Resources" text weblinks; "Food, inc. - the book" summary; theatrical trailer (3 min.). 
520 |a Explores the U.S. commercial food industry, examining corporate control of supply and market. The film seeks to demonstrate how the incentive for corporate profit can overwhelm consumer health needs, as well as the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety of workers and the environment. Reveals various details of food ingredients and additives, and how contemporary mass production methods of food affects U.S. culture. 
505 0 |a Fast food to all food -- A cornucopia of choices -- Unintended consequences -- The dollar menu -- In the grass -- Hidden costs -- From seed to the supermarket -- The veil -- Shocks to the system -- Power of the consumer. 
650 0 |a Food industry and trade  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Food industry and trade  |x Quality control. 
650 0 |a Cereal products industry  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Dairy products industry  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Meat industry and trade  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Food handling  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Food adulteration and inspection  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Product recall  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Product safety  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Agricultural industries  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Agricultural processing  |x Quality control. 
650 0 |a Agriculture  |x Economic aspects  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Agriculture  |x Environmental aspects. 
650 0 |a Agriculture  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Foodborne diseases  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Produce trade  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Food prices  |z United States. 
655 0 |a Documentary films. 
655 0 |a Nonfiction films. 
655 0 |a Feature films. 
655 0 |a Video recordings for the hearing impaired. 
700 1 |a Kenner, Robert,  |d 1950- 
700 1 |a Pearce, Richard,  |d 1943- 
700 1 |a Schlosser, Eric. 
700 1 |a Robledo, Melissa. 
700 1 |a Pohlad, William. 
700 1 |a Skoll, Jeff. 
700 1 |a Schorr, Robin. 
700 1 |a Weyermann, Diane. 
700 1 |a Pearlstein, Elise. 
700 1 |a Roberts, Kim. 
700 1 |a Pollan, Michael. 
700 1 |a Hirshberg, Gary. 
700 1 |a Salatin, Joel. 
700 1 |a Adler, Mark. 
710 2 |a Magnolia Pictures (Firm) 
710 2 |a Participant Media. 
710 2 |a River Road Entertainment (Firm) 
710 2 |a American Documentary, Inc. 
710 2 |a Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm) 
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