Next on POV: ‘Food, Inc.’

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On Tuesday, August 9, 2011, POV presents an encore broadcast of the Oscar-nominated documentary Food, Inc.. Check your local PBS listings.

Food, Inc.

In Food, Inc., filmmaker Robert Kenner lifts the veil on our nation’s food industry, exposing the highly mechanized underbelly that’s been hidden from the American consumer with the consent of our government’s regulatory agencies, USDA and FDA.

After watching the film, visit POV’s Food, Inc. website for interactive features about the film.

Come back to POV’s companion site for Food, Inc. after the broadcast and you could win copies of Food Rules by Michael Pollan or Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser!

POV’s 24th season continues Tuesday nights through September 27, concluding with a special broadcast on November 10. Keep up with the films at http://pbs.org/pov, on Twitter @povdocs or on Facebook.

POV Staff
POV Staff
POV (a cinema term for "point of view") is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. POV premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. Since 1988, POV has presented over 300 films to public television audiences across the country. POV films are known for their intimacy, their unforgettable storytelling and their timeliness, putting a human face on contemporary social issues.