McLibel: Two Worlds Collide

McLibel: Two Worlds Collide

Director: Franny Armstrong

Cast: Franny Armstrong, Veronika Hyks, Helen Steel, Dave Morris

     
 

This documentary tells the story of two ordinary people who dared to take on one of the world's largest corporations. Viewers will see not only how the 1.8 billion dollars that McDonald's spends on advertising affects their bottom line, but how it manages to gloss over the unsavory aspects of their operations. The program also considers the extraordinary lengths to… See more details below

Overview

This documentary tells the story of two ordinary people who dared to take on one of the world's largest corporations. Viewers will see not only how the 1.8 billion dollars that McDonald's spends on advertising affects their bottom line, but how it manages to gloss over the unsavory aspects of their operations. The program also considers the extraordinary lengths to which a company like McDonald's will go to protect its own image.

Product Details

Release Date:
08/30/2005
UPC:
0881394500822
Original Release:
1997
Source:
Doc Workers
Region Code:
0
Time:
1:25:00

Special Features

Bonus interviews with experts including Eric Schlosser, author "Fast Food Nation"; Commentaries by the filmmakers and defendants; Secret taped settlement meetings; Quiz game; Photo gallery; Trailers... and more.

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Veronika Hyks Narrator
Helen Steel Participant
Dave Morris Participant
Eric Schlosser Participant
Morgan Spurlock Participant
Colin Campbell Participant
Sue Dibb Participant
Dan Gallin Participant
Steven Gardner Participant
Geoff Giuliano Participant
Charlie Kervons Participant
Howard Lyman Participant
Charles O'Leary Participant
Paul Preston Participant
Charles Secrett Participant
Keir Starmer Participant
Fran Tiller Participant
Guy Jackson Participant
Francis Miller McDonald's Spy
Geoff Guiliano Ronald McDonald actor

Technical Credits
Franny Armstrong Director,Cinematographer,Producer
Peter Armstrong Cinematographer,Executive Producer
Neve Cunningham Cinematographer
San Davey Associate Producer
Mick Duffield Cinematographer
Lizzie Gillett Associate Producer
David Hill Editor
Neil Hipkiss Sound/Sound Designer
Gregers Sall Editor

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- McLibel
1. Censorship [2:00]
2. Flash Forward [:46]
3. Helen & Dave [1:53]
4. Leaflet [1:30]
5. Spies [3:39]
6. Writs [1:39]
7. Trial Begins [3:28]
8. Nutrition [5:33]
9. Advertising [2:30]
10. Ronald & Charlie [6:14]
11. Secret Meeting [4:55]
12. Environment [4:02]
13. McSpotlight [3:00]
14. Employment [7:11]
15. Stress [1:40]
16. Longest Trial [1:01]
17. Animals [5:45]
18. Real Cost [2:21]
19. Judgement Day [4:49]
20. Reactions [2:35]
21. Profits Drive [1:14]
22. 7 Years Later [1:43]
23. European Court [1:57]
24. Alternatives [3:04]
25. Court Hearing [1:16]
26. Email Verdict [2:39]
27. Media Frenzy [1:34]
28. Credits [3:32]

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