Vegan Documentaries You Need to Watch

Vegan Documentaries You Need to Watch

The quick, easy way to go vegan: watch movies!

Curious about veganism? Interested in a plant-based diet? Have burning vegan questions? Here's a collection of the best movies to watch. Whether you're interested in veganism for your health, for the animals, or for the earth - there's one here for you!

stories about veganism


The game changers

The story of James Wilks, winner of The Ultimate Fighter, on his quest for the truth behind the world's most dangerous myth.

 

vegan: everyday stories

Exploring the widespread rise of veganism in mainstream culture.

 

speciesism

You'll never look at animals the same way again - especially humans.

 

find speciesism on amazon

vegucated

The story of 3 people who, for 6 weeks, adopt a vegan diet and a whole new way of thinking about food.

 

stories about animals


beyond the lies

Brings the truth about how animals are raised and killed on farms.

 

earthlings

Humanity's use of other animals for pets, food, clothing, entertainment, and research. Narrated by Joaquin Phoenix.

 

 watch earthlings

live and let live

Examining our relationship with animals, the history of veganism, and the ethical, environmental and health reasons that move people to go vegan. 

 

farm to fridge

Narrated by James Cromwell, this film reveals the unseen journey that animals make from Farm to Fridge.

 

the end of meat

Envisioning a future where meat consumption belongs to the past.

meet your meat

Actor and activist Alec Baldwin exposes the truth behind humanity's cruelest invention―the factory farm.

 

dominion

Exploring the morality and validity of our dominion over the animal kingdom.

 

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the ghosts in the machine

Illuminates the lives of individual animals living in the machine of our modern world.

 

the land of hope and glory

The hidden truth behind UK animal farming.

 

what cody saw

The story of former MFA investigator Cody Carlson, who went to work at farms across the country in order to find out for himself how animals are treated.

 

stories about food and health


what the health

What health organizations don't want you to see.

 

find what the health on netflix or amazon 

forks over knives

Examines the claim that most degenerative diseases can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting animal-based and processed foods.

 

food choices

Explores how food choices impact our health, the health of our planet, and the lives of other living species.

 

plantpure nation

Tells the story of three people on a quest to spread the message of one of the most important health breakthroughs of all time.

 

find plant pure nation on netflix, amazon

planeat

The story of three men’s search for a diet, which is good for our health, good for the environment and good for the future of the planet.

 

find planeat on amazon

food matters

Examines how the food we eat can help or hurt our health.

 

food, inc.

Looks at the food industry's harmful effects on human health and the environment.

 

stories about the planet and oceans


cowspiracy

One industry is destroying the planet more than any other but no one wants to talk about it.

 

a delicate balance

Explores the effects of animal protein on the human body and the environment.

 

mission blue

Inspires action to explore and protect the ocean.

 

find mission blue here or on netflix

seaspiracy

What you should know about fish, the ocean, and more.

 

watch seaspiracy by the friendly activist

the cove

The story of how an elite team of activists, filmmakers, and divers embarked on a covert mission to penetrate a hidden cove in Japan, shining light on a dark, deadly secret.

 

find the cove here or on amazon

a fall from freedom

A powerful follow up to The Cove, this Discovery Channel documentary reveals the controversial captive whale business. Starring Mike Farrell and Keiko the Whale.

 

watch a fall from freedom here or on amazon

blackfish

The tragic story of killer whale Tilikum.