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The Genetic takeover, or, The mutant food

Author: Éric Michel; Karl Parent; Louise Vandelac; National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: [Montreal] : The Board, 1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the struggle between multinational corporations, governments and consumers on the issue of genetically modified foods. Consumers, scientists and others are concerned that governments have not required independent testing of these new products nor have they required adequate labelling. Includes interviews with Michéle Brill-Edwards, Arpad Pusztai, Jeremy Rifkin and others.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Éric Michel; Karl Parent; Louise Vandelac; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 70601646
Language Note: Portions in French with English subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Original French version titled Main basse sur les gènes.
In English and French with English subtitles.
Credits: Cinematographer, Alberto Feio ; narrator, Kathleen Fee ; music, Érik Satie, Jean Derome.
Performer(s): Narrator: Kathleen Fee.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS stereo.
Other Titles: Main basse sur les gènes.
Genetic takeover
Mutant food
Responsibility: directed by Karl Parent and Louise Vandelac ; produced by Éric Michel ; research and script, Karl Parent and Louise Vandelac ; a production of the National Film Board of Canada.

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Examines the struggle between multinational corporations, governments and consumers on the issue of genetically modified foods. Consumers, scientists and others are concerned that governments have not required independent testing of these new products nor have they required adequate labelling. Includes interviews with Michéle Brill-Edwards, Arpad Pusztai, Jeremy Rifkin and others.

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