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Release Date: June 15th, 2018

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Christopher Dillon examines the environmental, economic and public health consequences of factory farming. Topics include animal rights, pollution and the use of antibiotics and hormones.

Cast: Natalie Portman

Director: Christopher Quinn

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Handsomecharlie Films

Distributors: Sundance Selects

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The film fails to provide many practical solutions to the problems it identifies. Still, it’s an effective piece of agitprop suffused with sadness over the decline of a rich part of the American heritage. show more

  • Habits are hard to change; sadly, the people who are most likely to seek out a movie like Eating Animals are already on board with its message. show more

  • Though not as graphically powerful as other documentaries on similar subjects, such as Fredrick Wiseman’s “Meat” (1976) or Georges Franju’s “Les Sang des Bête” (1949), the emphasis on the disastrous global impact of these practices is more disturbing . show more

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