GMO trilogy

Title
GMO trilogy

Publication Information
Fairfield, Iowa : Yes! Books, [2006]

Physical Description
2 videodiscs (ca. 205 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)

System Details
DVD, NTSC.

Language
English

General Note
Collective title from container.
 
"Why genetically modified organism threaten your health, the environment and future generations."--Container.
 
Unnatural selection originally titled: Leben ausser kontrolle = Life running out of control; this is the 60 min., English language version.
 
Title on disc label for Impact of fresh, healthy foods on learning and behavior: Impact of healthy food on learning and behavior at a Wisconsin school
 
Special features, disc 1: Update on GMOs: January 2006/ Jeffrey Smith (11 min.); Bt cotton in Andhra Pradesh : a three year fraud / DDS Community Media Trust (27 min.); Action steps and resources (3 min.).

Contents
Disc 1: Unnatural selection / a film by Bertram Verhaag and Gabriele Krober ; producers, Michel Morales, Bertram Verhaag ; DENKmal-Fims, in coproduction with Haifisch Films and SWR (60 min. ; 2004) -- Disc 2: Hidden dangers in kids' meals: genetically engineered foods / produced and directed by Jeffrey M. Smith and Gerald Caussade (ca. 28 min.); Health dangers of genetically engineered foods and their cover-up / presented by Jeffrey M. Smith ; produced by Health-Wise Productions (60 min); Impact of fresh, healthy foods on learning and behavior / Natural Ovens Bakery(15 min.; 2004) -- Disc 3: You're eating what? / Institute for Responsible Technology (102 min.; 2005).

Abstract
Three discs on genetically modified foods. Disc 1: Unnatural Selection, talks about the threats of breeding genetically modified foods to the natural environment and farmers; Disc 2: Hidden Dangers in Kids Meals contains a movie explaining why genetically engineered foods are dangerous and should be removed from children's meals, a taped lecture given by Jeffrey M. Smith to a live audience alleging that biotech companies rig research, cover up health dangers and pressure government regulators to approve foods that even FDA scientists say are unsafe, and a segment showing the dramatic results of learning and behavior at an Appleton, Wisconsin high school after switching to organic foods; Disc 3: You're eating what? is an audio lecture by Jeffrey Smith alleging that biotech companies rig research, cover up health dangers and pressure government regulators to approve foods FDA scientists consider unsafe.

Corporate Subject
United States. Food and Drug Administration -- Rules and practice -- Evaluation.

Subject Term
Genetically modified foods -- Health aspects.
 
Genetically modified foods -- Government policy -- United States.
 
Genetically modified foods -- United States -- Safety measures.
 
Agricultural biotechnology -- United States.
 
Food -- Biotechnology -- United States.
 
School children -- Food -- Wisconsin -- Case studies.
 
School children -- Wisconsin -- Nutrition -- Case studies.
 
Children -- Nutrition -- Psychological aspects -- Case studies.
 
Learning disabilities -- Nutritional aspects -- Case studies.
 
Nutrition disorders in children -- Case studies.

Genre
Documentary television programs.
 
Documentary films
 
Lectures

Added Author
Smith, Jeffrey M.
 
Caussade, Gerald.
 
Kröber, Gabriele.
 
Verhaag, Bertram, 1943-
 
Morales, Michel.

Added Corporate Author
Denkmal Filmproduction.
 
Haifisch Films.
 
Südwestrundfunk (Germany)
 
DDS Community Media Trust.
 
Health-Wise Productions.
 
Natural Ovens Bakery.
 
Institute for Responsible Technology.
 
YES! Books (Firm)

Added Title
Unnatural selection.
 
GMO update.
 
Bt cotton in Andhra Pradesh.
 
Hidden dangers in kids' meals.
 
Health dangers of genetically engineered foods and their cover-up.
 
Impact of fresh, healthy foods on learning and behavior.
 
Impact of healthy food on learning and behavior at a Wisconsin school.
 
You're eating what?
 
Leben ausser kontrolle.
 
Life running out of control.


LibraryMaterial TypeShelf NumberCopiesItem NotesStatus
Sedona Public LibraryDVD631.5233 GMO1.CIRCNOTE. CHECK FOR 2 DVDS AND 1 CDDVD Collection
Yarnell Public LibraryDVD631.5233 GMO1.CIRCNOTE. 3 DISCSDVD Collection