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Milk in the land : ballad of an American drink

Author: Ariana Gerstein; Monteith McCollum; E Melanie DuPuis; Icarus Films.
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Icarus Films, 2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Milk in the land examines the relationship between the popular drink and culture, revealing how milk became America's staple beverage as well as a powerful symbol of American patriotism and progress. The documentary features interviews with historians, physicians, farmers, philosophers, activists, ethicists, and authors.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ariana Gerstein; Monteith McCollum; E Melanie DuPuis; Icarus Films.
OCLC Number: 271444936
Notes: This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Title from feature.
Credits: Music, Monteith McCollum.
Performer(s): Interviewees: Melanie Dupois, Noel Foster Feliciano, Robin Mathers Jenkins, Ron Schmid, Daniel Block, Jim Sheppard, Robert Cohen.
Description: 1 videodisc (75 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R.
Contents: Early history --
Milk as foster mother --
All-American product --
Milk politics --
Dairy support program --
Small dairy farming --
Milk arguments.
Other Titles: Ballad of an American drink
Responsibility: a film by Ariana Gerstein and Monteith McCollum.
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Milk in the land examines the relationship between the popular drink and culture, revealing how milk became America's staple beverage as well as a powerful symbol of American patriotism and progress. The documentary features interviews with historians, physicians, farmers, philosophers, activists, ethicists, and authors.

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Milk in the Land: Ballad of an American Drink

(EMRO user published 2009-01-07 ) Good Permalink
This film presents information specifically on the milk industry. Starting with the beginnings of the milk industry, which came about from a need to do something with the grain used to make alcohol, to the arguments for and against raw milk, many interesting historical and social events in the evolution...
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