Tired of reading?. Below are our FAVORITE documentaries that help you see the importance of a plant based diet on your health and also on the environment’s health. Some of these documentaries are free, while others can be seen on subscription services like Netflix or FMTV.
FOOD MATTERS– features interviews with leading health experts who reveal the best natural healing choices you can make for you and your family’s health. In the film, you’ll discover what works, what doesn’t and what’s potentially killing you when it comes to your health.
A Diet For A New America – is a 1987 bestselling book by John Robbins made into a documentary. The book and documentary discusses vegetarianism, the environmental impact of factory farming and animal rights.
Fat Sick and Nearly Dead – 100 pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe Cross is at the end of his rope and the end of his hope. In the mirror he saw a 310 lb man whose gut was bigger than a beach ball with a path laid out before him that wouldn’t end well— with one foot already in the grave, the other wasn’t far behind. Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead is an inspiring film that chronicles Joe’s personal mission to regain his health.
With doctors and conventional medicines unable to help long term, Joe turns to the only option left – the body’s ability to heal itself. He trades in the junk food and hits the road with juicer and generator in tow, vowing only to drink fresh fruit and vegetable juices for the next 60 days. Across 3,000 miles, Joe has one goal in mind: to get off his pills and achieve a balanced lifestyle.
Hungry for change-We all want more energy, an ideal body, and beautiful, younger looking skin. So what is stopping us from getting this?
From the creators of the best-selling documentary Food Matters comes another hard-hitting film certain to rock your world! Hungry For Change exposes shocking secrets the diet, weight loss, and food industry don’t want you to know about; deceptive strategies designed to keep you coming back for more. Find out what’s keeping you from having the body and health you deserve, and how to escape the diet trap forever.
The True Cost- This is a story about clothing. It’s about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our world. The price of clothing has been decreasing for decades, while the human and environmental costs have grown dramatically. The True Cost is a groundbreaking documentary film that pulls back the curtain on the untold story and asks us to consider, who really pays the price for our clothing?
Filmed in countries all over the world, from the brightest runways to the darkest slums, and featuring interviews with the world’s leading influencers including Stella McCartney, Livia Firth and Vandana Shiva, The True Cost is an unprecedented project that invites us on an eye opening journey around the world and into the lives of the many people and places behind our clothes.
COWSPIRACY – Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability.
What The Health – An intrepid filmmaker on a journey of discovery as he uncovers possibly the largest health secret of our time and the collusion between industry, government, pharmaceutical and health organizations keeping this information from us.
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 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.