If you refuse to even consider a vegan lifestyle, or to consider the that animals suffer for human profit, well then it is your moral imperative to watch: Earthlings.
Earthlings is an award-winning documentary film about the suffering of animals for food, fashion, pets, entertainment and medical research. Considered the most persuasive documentary ever made, EARTHLINGS is nicknamed ‘the Vegan maker’ for it’s sensitive footage shot at animals shelters, pet stores, puppy mills, factory farms, slaughterhouses, the leather and fur trades sporting events circuses and research labs.
If you refuse to believe that adopting a plant-based diet is better for your health than an animal-based diet, then you must watch Forks Over Knives.
FORKS OVER KNIVES examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative disease that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting our present menu of animal-based and processed foods. The major storyline in the film traces the personal journeys of a pair of pioneering yet under-appreciated researchers, Dr. T. Colin Campbell and Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn.
The Cove: If you enjoy going to animal waters parks, such as Sea World, in order to watch killer whales and dolphins perform *stupid pet tricks*. Or if you schedule a vacation so as to swim with the dolphins, well then you have blood on your hands and need to see the dark side of how those theme parks obtain these beautiful animals who belong in the Ocean, not a fucking swimming pool theme park! But the The Cove isn’t just about that so much as it is about something even more horrifying.
In their words:
THE COVE follows an elite team of activists, filmmakers and freedivers as they embark on a covert mission to penetrate a remote and hidden cove in Taiji, Japan, shining a a light on the dark and deadly secret… the team uncovers how this small seaside village serves as a horrifying microcosm of massive ecological crimes happening worldwide. The result is a provocative mix of investigative journalism, eco-adventure and arresting imagery, adding up t o an unforgettable story that has inpsires audiences worldwide to action.
“The dolphin’s smile is nature’s greatest deception” -Ric O’Barry http://dolphinproject.org/
Got the facts on Milk? (also known as “The Milk Documentary” is an entertaining, award winning feature documentary that dares to question the conventional wisdom of the much publicized health benefits of milk and dairy products.
Addressing myth, truth and all in-between, the film is a humorous yet shocking exposition that provokes serious thought about this everyday staple.
Palm oil is a type of vegetable oil which is high in saturated fat, presenting health concerns. It is derived from the palm fruit, grown on the African oil palm tree. Oil palms originated in West Africa, but can flourish wherever heat and rainfall are abundant. Today, almost all palm oil is produced in, and exported from, Indonesia and Malaysia; but most of the time not using sustainable measures.
Thousands of kilometres of pristine rainforest is slashed and burned in order to make way for oil palm plantations. Many orangutans and other animals are killed in the process, for the production of palm oil used in many of our everyday foods and products. This large-scale deforestation is pushing orangutans to extinction, along with many other native species of Borneo and Sumatra.