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The future of food / Lily Films presents ; produced by Catherine Lynn Butler ; directed, produced, and written by Deborah Koons Garcia.

Contributor(s): Butler, Catherine Lynn [pro] | Garcia, Deborah Koons [drt, pro, aus] | Maamouri, Sara [nrt] | Hillgrove, Vivien [edt] | Chater, John [cmp] | Boekelheide, Todd [cmp] | Lily Films | Miranda Productions | Underwood Gardens (Firm).
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: [Mill Valley, Calif.] : Lily Films, c2004Edition: 2 disc special ed.ISBN: 1595870393; 9781595870391; 9781604614015; 1604614013.Subject(s): Genetically modified foods | Genetically modified foods -- Law and legislation -- United States | Agricultural biotechnology | Agriculture -- Economic aspects | Agriculture -- Environmental aspects | Agriculture and politics | Agriculture and state | Food supply -- Government policy | Organic farming | Sustainable agriculture | Food law and legislation -- United States | Farmers' markets -- United States | Community-supported agriculture -- United States | Food -- Labeling -- Law and legislation -- United StatesDDC classification: 641.3 LOC classification: TP248.65.F66 | F888 2004
Contents:
Disc 1. Feature and additional interviews -- disc 2. Special features.
Production Credits: Editor, Vivien Hillgrove ; cinematography, John Chater ; music composed by Todd Boekelheide.
Narrator, Sara Maamouri. With Andrew Kimbrell, Dr. Charles M. Benbrook, Dr. Ignacio Chapela, Dr. Fred Kirschenmann, Percy Schmeiser, Rodney Nelson, Dave Henson, Dr. Jorge Soberon, Dr. Exequiel Ezcurra and others.Summary: Documents the trend of unlabeled genetically-modified foods which have become increasingly prevalent in grocery stores. Unravels the complex web of market and political forces that are changing the nature of what we eat. Explores organic and sustainable agriculture as alternatives to large-scale industrial agriculture.
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Main feature originally produced in 2004.

Special features: Farmer's portraits: My father's garden / Troublesome Creek / Ripe for change / Fields of plenty ; Community supported agriculture ; Farmer's markets ; Seed saving: How to save seeds from vegetables ; Kids and fresh food: School farm programs and bringing healthy food into schools ; Michael Pollan on the cost of food ; GE free recipes: From a stellar cast of chefs, authors, and food activists ; Take Action toolkit and web resources.

Disc 1. Feature and additional interviews -- disc 2. Special features.

Editor, Vivien Hillgrove ; cinematography, John Chater ; music composed by Todd Boekelheide.

Narrator, Sara Maamouri. With Andrew Kimbrell, Dr. Charles M. Benbrook, Dr. Ignacio Chapela, Dr. Fred Kirschenmann, Percy Schmeiser, Rodney Nelson, Dave Henson, Dr. Jorge Soberon, Dr. Exequiel Ezcurra and others.

Documents the trend of unlabeled genetically-modified foods which have become increasingly prevalent in grocery stores. Unravels the complex web of market and political forces that are changing the nature of what we eat. Explores organic and sustainable agriculture as alternatives to large-scale industrial agriculture.

DVD ; access to Take Action documents and links requires a PC or Mac with a DVD-ROM drive, Microsoft Word software, Adobe Reader software, internet connection.

Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired (main feature only).

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