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VEGANISM, BEING VEGAN & A PLANT-BASED DIET

Veganism is a moral issue. It’s about realizing where our food comes from, what it takes to get it to our plate, and how animal food production impacts other creatures and our environment.

Incorporating a plant-based diet on the other hand has many benefits and isn’t just great for health and wellbeing, it’s also more sustainable and kinder to animals.

Do Your Research!

Be kind. Go vegan.

 

EYE-OPENING RESOURCES TO WATCH

 

EATING OUR WAY TO EXTINCTION

2018

Narrated by Kate Winslet, ‘Eating Our Way to Extinction,’ a Cinematic Feature Documentary addressing the elephant in the room that no one wants to talk about. Cinematic Release 16th Sept. Sign up to our Newsletter eating2extinction.com to find the nearest cinema to you and also to get the latest updates for our planned digital releases coming up.

EATING OUR WAY TO EXTINCTION -EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW & EXCERPTS

2021

Eating Our Way to Extinction takes audiences on a cinematic journey around the world, telling the shocking but empowering story of why what we eat is the single most important tool we have for reversing the global environmental crisis. Featuring shocking undercover footage, cutting edge science from leading experts, and poignant firsthand accounts from indigenous people, this one-of-a-kind documentary will permanently change the way you view food and its critical connection to the future of life on earth.

FAT, SICK AND NEARLY DEAD

2010

Part road trip, part self-help manifesto, FAT, SICK & NEARLY DEAD defies the traditional documentary format to present an unconventional and uplifting story of two men from different worlds who each realize that the only person who can save them is themselves.

FAT, SICK AND NEARLY DEAD 2

2014

After the film “Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead” documented his 60 day juice fast, Joe Cross vowed never to go on camera again. Since then, more than 20 million people have seen the film and Joe realized there’s still a lot for him to learn about becoming healthy and staying that way. "Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead 2" taps into the tsunami of positive change that’s sweeping the world when it comes to what we eat.

SEASPIRACY

2021

Passionate about ocean life, a filmmaker sets out to document the harm that humans do to the marine species - and uncovers alarming global corruption.

COWSPIRACY

2014 (Netflix)

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret

As eye-opening as Blackfish and as inspiring as An Inconvenient Truth, this shocking yet humorous documentary reveals the absolutely devastating environmental impact large-scale factory farming has on our planet, and offers a path to global sustainability for a growing population.

WHAT THE HEALTH

2017 (Netflix)

What the Health is a 2017 documentary film that critiques the health impact of meat, fish, eggs, and dairy products consumption, and questions the practices of leading health and pharmaceutical organizations. Its primary purpose is to advocate for a plant-based diet. This movie talks about Heart diseases, Diabetes, and other chronic diseases and their relation to the food we eat.

FOOD CHOICES

2016

This new ground-breaking documentary explores the impact that food choices have on people's health, the health of our planet and on the lives of other living species. And also discusses several misconceptions about food and diet.

FORKS OVER KNIVES

2011 (Netflix)

The feature film Forks Over Knives examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting animal-based and processed foods.

GAME CHANGERS

2018

The Game Changers is a 2018 documentary film that promotes a plant-based diet. The film interviews science experts in various fields, showcases success stories of athletes that have adopted such diets, highlights favorable scientific studies, and champions what the filmmakers argue are benefits of plant-based diets for both athletes and non-athletes.

THE MILK SYSTEM

2017 (Netflix)

Farmers, scientists and industry insiders delve into the hidden costs and consequences of global dairy production and offer up possible solutions.

BLACKFISH

2013

BLACKFISH tells the story of Tilikum, a notoriously aggressive orca that killed three people while in captivity. Director Gabriela Cowperthwaite uses shocking footage and emotional interviews to present a convincing case against keeping these wild animals for human entertainment.

SPECIESISM

2013

"Speciesism: The Movie" is a whole new species of documentary. - You'll never look at animals the same way again. Especially humans.

MORE THAN HONEY

2012

Fifty years ago, Einstein had already insisted on the symbiotic relationship binding these pollen gatherers to mankind: “If bees were to disappear from the globe,” he predicted, “mankind would only have four years left to live.”
This documentary is an in-depth look at honeybee colonies in California, Switzerland, China and Australia.

EATING YOU ALIVE

2018

A feature-length documentary revealing the truth behind why Americans are so sick and what we can do about it.
How and why what we eat is the cause of the chronic diseases that are killing us, and changing what we eat can save our lives one bite at a time.

VEGUCATED

2011

Part sociological experiment and part adventure comedy, Vegucated is a award-winning documentary that follows three meat- and cheese-loving New Yorkers from different backgrounds who, for six weeks, adopt a vegan diet and a whole new way of thinking about food.

AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH

2006

Director Davis Guggenheim eloquently weaves the science of global warming with Al Gore's personal history and lifelong commitment to reversing the effects of global climate change in the most talked-about documentary at Sundance. An audience and critical favorite, An Inconvenient Truth makes the compelling case that global warming is real, man-made, and its effects will be cataclysmic if we don't act now. Gore presents a wide array of facts and information in a thoughtful and compelling way: often humorous, frequently emotional, always fascinating. In the end, An Inconvenient Truth accomplishes what all great films should: it leaves the viewer shaken, involved and inspired.

OKJA

2017

Tilda Swinton, Jake Gyllenhaal and Paul Dano star in this drama about a girl who must keep a powerful company from abducting her pal, a gentle beast. Now streaming on Netflix.

TYKE ELEPHANT OUTLAW

2015

Tyke Elephant Outlaw. Honolulu, August 20, 1994. Tyke the elephant goes on a rampage. What happens next will traumatize a city and ignite a global battle over the use of performing animals.

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WHAT CAN I DO?

There are so many ways that every single one of us can contribute to a better world. There is no #1 solution. Every single step counts. Doing your research and spreading awareness can have a huge impact. Be the change you want to see. 

Be kind. To every kind. Go vegan.