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A Conversation with King Corn Filmmaker Curt Ellis

A Conversation with King Corn Filmmaker Curt Ellis

King Corn Filmmaker, Curt Ellis, explains the growing uses of corn, high fructose corn syrup, and their impact on public health, and the environment.

FOOD NEWS: Part 2: A Conversation with ‘King Corn’ Curt Ellis

FOOD NEWS: Part 2: A Conversation with ‘King Corn’ Curt Ellis

In part 2, King Corn director Curt Ellis shares his story about the pervasiveness of corn in our daily foods.

A Conversation with ‘King Corn’ Filmmaker Curt Ellis-Part 3

A Conversation with ‘King Corn’ Filmmaker Curt Ellis-Part 3

Farming today is not what we may imagine it to be. It’s become largely an industrial process, and corn epitomizes this shift in production methods. In Part 3, ‘King Corn’ filmmaker Curt Ellis shares his experience growing an acre of corn in Iowa, and what it was like for him and his partner. Surprisingly, the […]

High Fructose Corn Syrup Pronounced Innocent!

High Fructose Corn Syrup Pronounced Innocent!

Yesterday evening on NPR’s ALL Things Considered, I listened to a report summarizing a recent series of scientific studies that concluded High Fructose Corn Syrup, and table sugar are indistinguishable in effect when it comes to their association with the development of obesity: “…earlier this month, several scientific papers concluded that high-fructose corn syrup isn’t […]

Curt Ellis, King Corn

Curt Ellis, King Corn