Chow Down

1 hr, 13 mins2010
Featuring: Neal Barnard, Alfred Bove, T. Colin Campbell, Hans Diehl, Ann Esselstyn, Caldwell Esselstyn Jr., Joel Fuhrman, Helene Glassberg, Garnet Hall, George Hall, Michael Jacobson, David Katz, Luise Light, Mary McNamara, Willis McNamara, John Oehrle, Lynn Silver, Michele Simon, Charles Venezia, Toni Venezia

Root for Charles, John and Garnet as they try to buck the system of pills and procedures and outfox their heart disease and diabetes. When their doctors inform them they can't get better, our intrepid trio tells the doctors to think again. Charles, John and Garnet decide to take on their diseases by drastically changing their diets. We all know making resolutions is easy; sticking to them is the hard part. With lighthearted animation, piercing expert interviews and a feisty attitude, Chow Down is the moving story of the success you can achieve when you rewrite the recipe for a healthy life.


Please be advised that although we feel there are important messages in this film, we also acknowledge that there may be conflicting ideologies that challenge beliefs. We like to encourage our viewers to do their own diligent research to determine which is the right approach for them as we regard nutrition and health as being highly individualized and not a ‘one size fits all’ approach.