Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret is a groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary following filmmaker Kip Andersen as he uncovers one of the most destructive industries we're facing today. And that's not all: he investigates why the world's leading environmental organizations are too afraid to talk about it.
Animal agriculture is the leading cause of many problems: deforestation, water consumption and pollution, it's responsible for more greenhouse gases than the transportation industry, and is a primary driver of rainforest destruction, species extinction, habitat loss, topsoil erosion, ocean 'dead zones,' and many other environmental problems. Yet it goes on, almost entirely unchallenged.
As Andersen approaches leaders in the environmental movement, he increasingly uncovers what appears to be an intentional refusal to discuss the issue of animal agriculture, while industry whistleblowers and watchdogs warn him of the risks to his freedom and even his life if he dares to persist ...
With expertise of: Dr. Richard Oppenlander, Michael Pollan, Dr. Will Tuttle, Howard Lyman, Will Potter und Will Anderson.