For your Health
Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead
This documentary tells the story of a man who was feeling hopeless in regards to reclaiming his health when his medicines and steroids could no longer help him relieve the symptoms of his illness. As a last resort, he went on a mission to only consume fruits and vegetable juice for 60 days. The results of his 60 day journey were incredible - not only did he heal himself and learn how to live a balanced and healthy life by consuming a plant-based diet, but he also inspired others to do so as well.
This documentary explores the truth about the Standard American Diet - a diet that is based primarily on animal products and processed foods. Contrary to popular belief, the American food industry, as it promotes mass consumption of meat, dairy and processed foods, also promotes more sickness among the American population.
Food Inc. examines corporate animal agriculture in the US, and ultimately concludes that the meat and dairy industries produce unhealthy and unsanitary food that is detrimental to our well-being, and produces the food in a way that severely harms the environment, and abuses animals and the workers who are involved.
Forks Over Knives
This documentary focuses on the health implications of the current North-American diet, and how we can 'heal' ourselves by adopting a whole foods plant-based lifestyle. This film follows the cases of several individuals and highlights how changing their diets changed their lives for the better.
Hungry for Change
Hungry for Change exposes shocking secrets the diet, weight loss and food industries 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.
What the Health
Created by the makers of Cowspiracy, this documentary brings into question the main causes of diseases and questions why no major health organizations are talking about it. Not only does this film document the evident shadiness of these corporations, but it also highlights the health benefits of choosing a plant-based diet.
For the Animals
If no other resources have been thought-provoking or convincing, then this documentary should be watched. This documentary will impact the viewer substantially, as it has a large focus on exposing the truth about the treatment and living conditions of animals in the meat and dairy industries. Note of caution: this is an incredibly important movie, but it is difficult to watch.
Not really a documentary but a pseudo-fantasy, Okja tells the story of a young girl, Mija, who has been caretaker and constant companion to Okja - a massive animal and an even bigger friend - at her home in the mountains of South Korea. But that changes when family-owned, multinational conglomerate Mirando Corporation takes Okja for themselves and transports her to New York, where an image-obsessed and self-promoting CEO has big plans for Mija's dearest friend. With no particular plan but single-minded in intent, Mija sets out on a rescue mission.
Vegucated follows three meat- and cheese-loving New Yorkers who agree to adopt a vegan diet for six weeks and learn what it's all about. Lured by tales of weight lost and health regained, they begin to uncover hidden sides of animal agriculture. Before long, they find themselves risking everything to expose an industry they supported just weeks before. Part sociological experiment and part adventure comedy, Vegucated showcases the rapid and at times comedic evolution of three people who are trying their darnedest to change in a culture that seems dead set against it.
For the Environment
Very few people truly understand the impact animal agriculture has on our environment. This movie brings to light how our current animal industry is negatively affecting our water, air, land and wild animal species. It shines light on how detrimental meat and dairy industries are towards the environment.