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Botany Of Desire
Artist: Pollan, Michael
UPC: 00841887010863
Studio: Public Broadcasting System
Genre: Television: PBS
Screen: Standard screen
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Product Type: Blu-Ray
Released: November 2009
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Annotation: Explores the history of plants and their corresponding human desires.
Additional Information
Rating: NR
Runtime: 120 mins
Weight: 0.20 lbs
Info: Standard screen, Soundtrack English, English Subtitles, English Dubbed
Detailed Product Description: Video
In Print Date : 2009-11-03
Run Time : 7200
Recording Mode : (unknown)
Noise Reduction : (unknown)
Digital Process : (unknown)
Feature : (unknown)
In Print Date : 2009-11-03
Category : Education/General Interest, Documentary, Nature
Original Release Year : 2009
Released By : PBS Video
Area : USA
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Contributor
Source Writer:Michael Pollan Author
Narrator:Frances McDormand American Actress
Synopsis: Based on Michael Pollan's bestseller, this intriguing PBS documentary examines the ways that humans rely on (and relate to) four key plants: the apple, potato, tulip, and marijuana. Frances McDormand (FARGO) narrates each unique segment, offering a plant's-eye view of botanical evolution and of the shifting relationships between people and their food sources.
Release Note: Blu-ray Disc Features: Note: Over 15 minutes of deleted scenes: Bringing Back Hard Cider, How the Delicious Apple got it's Name, Like a Florist from 100 year ago, and Racing the Clock: The Dutch Auction 19-minute panel discussion about the interdisciplinary importance of The Botany of Desire 29 minutes of additonal interview footage with Michael Pollan Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English