11124This Monday! VEGUCATED with Brian Flegel from the Film!
- Feb 15, 2013Image attached. Please postSanta Clara County Activists for Animals Presents:The award winning documentarywith Brian Flegel,featured in the film as guest speakerBrian Flegel, a bacon-loving, bartending bachelor from California who eats out most of the time and lives in Harlem. He thinks his German mother’s cooking is the best and jokes that vegans are from outer space.Monday February 18th (Presidents Day)6:45 PMMilpitas Library 160 No. Main st. Milpitas 95035Three People. Six Weeks. One Challenge.Watch the Trailer: http://youtu.be/GKzng1_byMYVegucated is an award-winning, guerrilla-style documentary that follows three meat- and cheese-loving New Yorkers who agree to adopt a vegan diet for six weeks. There’s Brian, the bacon-loving bachelor who eats out all the time, Ellen, the single mom who prefers comedy to cooking, and Tesla, the college student who avoids vegetables and bans beans. They have no idea that so much more than steak is at stake and that the fate of the world may fall on their plates. Lured with true tales of weight lost and health regained, they begin to uncover hidden sides of animal agriculture and soon start to wonder whether solutions offered in films like Food, Inc. go far enough. Before long, they find themselves risking everything to expose an industry they supported just weeks before.But can their conviction carry them when times get tough? What about on family vacations fraught with skeptical step-dads, carnivorous cousins, and breakfast buffets?Part sociological experiment, part science class, and part adventure story, Vegucated showcases the rapid and at times comedic evolution of three people who share one journey and ultimately discover their own paths in creating a kinder, cleaner, greener world, one bite at a time.RSVP appreciated here and please share from your page: https://www.facebook.com/#!/events/137535873074017/