Life At Stake - Part 2: Food and Environment| 49mins
Director: Folke RydÃ©n | Producer: Folke RydÃ©n
Focus Years: 2003 | Country: Sweden
"Life At Stake" is a two-part science documentary about the promises and threats of genetics and the new biology. Folke RydÃ©n has traveled far and wide, meeting some of the worldâ€™s most prominent scientists who are involved in the kind of research no one thought possible. The result is both astounding and gripping. The films describe some of the crucial consequences of the research in ordinary peopleâ€™s lives. Part 2: "Food and Environment". Would you eat gene-modified food? This is a film about pioneering technology and about peopleâ€™s fear. It is about the latest in genetics and the biotechnology that aims at doing away with famine and environmental pollution. What are the risks? What can we gain?