Food, Inc.
(DVD)

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[Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, ℗2009.
Status
Downers Grove Public Library - 2nd Floor - Adult
DVD 338.19 FOO
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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 DVD-video (approximately 91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
876964002165

Notes

General Note
Widescreen.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
General Note
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.).
Creation/Production Credits
Editor, Kim Roberts ; music, Mark Adler ; special consultant, Michael Pollan.
Participants/Performers
Interviewees include Eric Schlosser, Michael Pollan, Gary Hirshberg, Joel Salatin.
Description
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.
System Details
DVD.
System Details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo; widescreen format (1.78:1).
Language
In English with optional Spanish subtitles.
Language
Closed-captioned.
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DVD
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Kenner, R., Pearce, R., Schlosser, E., Robledo, M., Pohlad, W., Skoll, J., Schorr, R., Weyermann, D., Pearlstein, E., Roberts, K. (. p. e., Pollan, M., Hirshberg, G., Salatin, J., & Adler, M. (2009). Food, Inc.. [Los Angeles, CA]: Magnolia Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Robert Kenner et al.. 2009. Food, Inc.. [Los Angeles, CA]: Magnolia Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Robert Kenner et al., Food, Inc.. [Los Angeles, CA]: Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kenner, Robert, et al. Food, Inc.. [Los Angeles, CA]: Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2009. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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