• That Sugar Film (2015)

That Sugar Film

Release Date: July 31st, 2015

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Filmmaker Damon Gameau documents the effects of eating supposedly healthy foods that contain high amounts of sugar.

Cast: Damon Gameau, Hugh Jackman, Richard Davies, Stephen Fry, Isabel Lucas, Jessica Marais, Brenton Thwaites, Christina Evans

Director: Damon Gameau

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Madman Production Company

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Tirdad DerakhshaniPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The intention is clear: Garneau wants to make his points as persuasive and accessible as possible. Yet, the truths That Sugar Film contains were already obvious decades ago. It's sad that we need reminding. show more

  • 60
    Stephen DaltonThe Hollywood Reporter

    Gameau clearly has good intentions, and generally succeeds in sweetening a potentially bitter subject for easy public consumption. show more

  • 63
    Susan WloszczynaRogerEbert.com

    One interesting fact that comes out of Gameau’s self-abusing ordeal is that even though he has been eating the same number of daily calories—a normal 2,300—as he did before, he has packed on 15 pounds mostly around his waist. show more

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Awards

Winner Best Feature Length Documentary
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2015)