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Title The future of food / Lily Films presents ; produced by Catherine Lynn Butler ; directed, produced, and written by Deborah Koons Garcia
Edition 2 disc special edition
Published [Mill Valley, Calif.] : Lily Films, [2004]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
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Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 89 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Contents Disc 1. Feature and additional interviews -- disc 2. Special features
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
Notes 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
Credits Editor, Vivien Hillgrove ; cinematography, John Chater ; music composed by Todd Boekelheide
Performer 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
Notes DVD. Region unspecified ; 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)
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject 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 States.
Food, Genetically Modified.
Food Supply -- legislation & jurisprudence.
Genetic Engineering.
Patents as Topic.
United States.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Short films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Author Butler, Catherine Lynn, producer
Garcia, Deborah Koons, director, producer, author of screenplay
Maamouri, Sara, narrator
Hillgrove, Vivien, editor
Chater, John, composer
Boekelheide, Todd, composer
Lily Films.
Miranda Productions.
Underwood Gardens (Firm)
ISBN 1595870393
Other Titles My father's garden
Troublesome creek
Ripe for change
Fields of plenty
Happy box