10:30am: FILM – Carnage: Swallowing the Past (80 mins)

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Carnage It’s 2067, the UK is vegan, but older generations are suffering the guilt of their carnivorous past. Featuring Martin Freeman and Joanna Lumley, Carnage is the world’s first vegan science-fiction, comedy movie created for the BBC. Simon Amstell asks us to forgive them for the horrors of what they swallowed in the hilarious mockumentary.   WATCH TRAILER   CHECK OUT AN INSIGHTFUL REVIEW    

11:45am: FILM – Cowspiracy (91 minutes)

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Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret Cowspiracy is a groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary following intrepid filmmaker Kip Andersen as he uncovers the most destructive industry facing the planet today – and investigates why the world’s leading environmental organizations are too afraid to talk about it. As eye-opening as Blackfish and as inspiring as An Inconvenient Truth, this shocking yet humorous documentary reveals the absolutely devastating environmental impact large-scale factory farming has on our planet, and offers a path to global sustainability for a growing population.   WATCH TRAILER

1pm: FILM – From the Ground Up (90mins)

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From the Ground Up A feature documentary film about vegetarian and vegan athletes. What makes up the meat of an athlete? In this feature documentary, former meat-eating college football player, Santino Panico, goes on a journey to rediscover the athlete within—this time as a vegan. As he meets with vegetarian and vegan elite competitors, this story about food and sport expands to confront the social norms and the far-reaching impacts of food choices.   Watch trailer  

2:30pm: FILM – Meatrix (4 mins)

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The Meatrix A humorous animated tale on today’s dairy and meat production styled on ‘The Matrix’ movie. (4 minutes)  

2:35pm: FILM – Vegan: Everyday Stories (90 mins)

Anthony

Vegan: Everyday Stories Vegan: Everyday Stories is a feature-length documentary that explores the lives of four remarkably different people who share a common thread – they’re all vegan. The movie traces the personal journeys of an ultramarathon runner who has overcome addiction to compete in one hundred mile races, a cattle rancher’s wife who creates the first cattle ranch turned farmed animal sanctuary in Texas, a food truck owner cooking up knee-buckling plant-based foods, and an 8-year-old girl who convinces her family of six to go vegan.   WATCH TRAILER