Humanities Institute

Film Screening: Forks Over Knives

A new collaboration between the Difficult Dialogues Program and the Austin Public Library

Thu, June 4, 2015 | APL Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78702

7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Film Screening: Forks Over Knives

Controversy and Conversation: Difficult Dialogues Film Series

Forks Over Knives will be screened at the Terrazas Branch of the Austin Public Library on June 4th at 7.00 PM.

Examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting our present menu of animal-based and processed foods.

Lee Fulkerson wrote, directed, and starred in the award winning and highly acclaimed feature documentary film "Forks Over Knives," and was a featured guest on the Dr. Oz television show.

He has written, produced, directed or supervised nearly 170 hours of documentary programming, and has won 19 international awards for his work. These include the prestigious CINE Special Jury Award for Best Broadcast Historical Program of 2003, network or cable, awarded for his pilot episode of the series, "The Color of War." He wrote "Seven Signs of the Apocalypse," a two-hour documentary special for the History Channel.

Trailer for Forks Over Knives.

Read more about the film here.

Sponsored by: Austin Public Library

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