The End of Meat

Book Movie   Book Movie + Dinner


  • Rated (E)
  • Released 2017-09-14
  • Runtime 94 minutes
  • Genre Documentary
  • Director Marc Pierschel
  • Language English, Deutsch
  • Country Germany
  • Rating 8


Although evidence of meat consumptions negative impact on the planet and on human health continue stacking up as animal welfare is on the decline, humanitys love affair with hamburgers, steaks, nuggets and chops just doesnt end In The End of Meat, filmmaker Marc Pierschel embarks on a journey to discover what effect a postmeat world would have on the environment, the animals and ourselves He meets Esther the Wonder Pig, who became an internet phenomenon talks to pioneers leading the vegan movement in Germany visits the first fully vegetarian city in India witnesses rescued farm animals enjoying their newly found freedom observes the future food innovators making meat and dairy without the animals, even harvesting bacon from the ocean and much more The End of Meat reveals the hidden impact of meat consumption explores the opportunities and benefits of a shift to a more compassionate diet and raises critical questions about the future role of animals in our society