Look Before You Eat (1978)

14 Feb
Director George McQuilkin
Producer George McQuilkin
Contributors Churchill Films; Editors: Bill Haugse, Max Reid, Joan Dye Gussow, Jerry Day, and Sandra Schulberg
Length 22 minutes
B&W/Color Color
UO Library Catalog description: Beginning with a dramatized vignette of a romantic candlelit meal featuring frozen tv dinners, this film looks at the roles of advertisers, the food industry, fast food outlets and vending machines in influencing diet. Also considers the aspect of diet-related diseases, as several students are asked to report after reducing their personal intake of salt, sugar and fat by avoiding commercially-processed foods, to underscore the importance of proper nutrition and diet.
Call # Mb284
Genre Documentary
Rare No
Online No
Copyright status Protected
Physical condition Good
Oregon-related No


Churchill Films has produced and distributed many direct-to-video films including the Frog and Toad series, The Adventures of Curious George, and other various educational films. Interestingly, Look Before You Eat is not found on the imdb Churchill film list.

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