Films & Videos

Film & videos, documentaries, dramas, comedies, horror, whatever peaks an interest, is entertaining,relatively high quality, and engages the intellect. Not necessarily happy-go-lucky, but definitely thought-provoking most of the time.

 

Resources added monthly-ish....

 

Food, Inc.

Food, Inc. lifts the veil on our nation's food industry, exposing how our food supply is controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profit ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety of workers and our own environment. 

 

Ingredients

The Local Food Movement takes Root

Ingredients: The Local Food Movement Takes Root is a 2009 documentary film about the shortcomings of America's industrialized food system against a rising local food movement, whose proponents are shrinking the gap between farmland and dinner table. The film is directed by Robert Bates, produced by Brian Kimmel (The Kitchen Sessions with Charlie Trotter) and narrated by actress Bebe Neuwirth.

 

Inhabit

Inhabit is a feature length documentary introducing permaculture: a design method that offers an ecological lens for solving issues related to agriculture, economics, governance, and so on. The film presents a vast array of projects, concepts,and people, and it translates the diversity of permaculture into something that can be understood by an equally diverse audience. For those familiar, it will be a call to action and a glimpse into what’s possible - what kind of projects and solutions are already underway. For those unfamiliar, it will be an introduction to a new way of being and a new way of relating to the Earth. For everyone, it will be a reminder that humans are capable of being planetary healing forces. 

 

In Organic We Trust

Puts the Power in the Hands of the Individual. In Organic We Trust is an eye-opening food documentary that follows Director/Producer Kip Pastor on a personal journey to answer commonly asked questions about organic food: What exactly is organic? Is it really better, or just a marketing scam?

 

Killer at Large

Why obesity is America's greatest threat.

 

Movies with Spirit

From 2006 to 2015, a list of movies that will encourage & uplift you.

 

Stink, The Movie

If you think you're the only one reacting to perfumes and other fragrances, this movie is for you-- and anyone you care about.

 

Supersize Me

Classic. Morgan Spurlock unravels the American obesity epidemic by interviewing experts nationwide and by subjecting himself to a "McDonald's only" diet for thirty days straight. His Sundance award-winning feature is as entertaining as it is horrifying as it dives into corporate responsibility, nutritional education, school lunch programs and how we as a nation are eating ourselves to death.

 

Symphony of the Soil

Symphony of the Soil is an artistic exploration of the miraculous substance that is soil. This film reveals how respecting and appreciating soil can help solve some of our most pressing environmental problems.