The Scoop – Movies and Media

  • Food Inc – a look under the veil at America’s food industry and what they don’t want us to know

This was the documentary that originally rocked me to my core, so much so I went vegan the next day. I still haven’t plucked up the courage to watch it again, not that my vegan resolve needs to. Have you ever heard a pig scream? I mean really scream, knowing that it’s going to die..? They sound just like human beings.

  • Earthlings – narrated by Joaquin Phoenix this documentary looks at humankinds total dependence on animals for economic purposes
  • Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret – documentary uncovering animal agriculture and the devastating environmental impact its having
  • Veducated – lighthearted look at 3 meat & cheese lovers’ lives as they adopt a vegan diet for 6 weeks
  • Live and Let Live – examining our relationships with animals, the history of veganism and and the ethical, environmental and health rationale
  • Peaceable Kingdom – explores the awakening consciousness of several people from traditional farming backgrounds questioning their lives
  • Forks Over Knives – examines the claim that most degenerative diseases can be controlled by rejecting animal-based and processed foods
  • Unity – the sequel to the 2005 film EARTHLINGS, presented in chapters, (Cosmic, Mind, Body, Heart and Soul) and voiced by 100 celebrities