Screening followed by a panel discussion and then a reception in the Furman Gallery.
Most Americans are opposed to the inhumane treatment of animals—which is why the egg industry is so secretive about the operations that yield food for our breakfast tables. Fowl Play investigates hen abuse in the industry, drawing on the dedicated documentation of activists. Interviews with rescuers, veterinarians, and animal behaviorists challenge us to consider the politics of ethical eating.
Cows Are Nice
Kor ar Fina
Stephan Jarl, Sweden, 2007; 13m
With the rise of large, industrial farms, the small farmers, unable to compete, must sell their dairy cows and Sweden is now importing milk.
About Green Screens
The Film Society’s Green Screens program addresses through film the vital environmental concerns of global warming, the safety of our food supply, sustainable living, and more. Green Screens is programmed by Isa Cucinotta and Marian Masone.