'The Game Changers': One athlete explores the world on a quest to find the truth about meat and health

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Joseph Pace talks about plant-based diets and his film "The Game Changers"

The Game Changers tells the story of James Wilks, elite special forces trainer and winner of Amercan reality TV program The Ultimate Fighter, as he travels the world on a quest for the truth behind the world’s most dangerous myth -- that meat is necessary for protein, strength and optimal health.

Directed by Oscar-winner Louie Psihoyos, executive produced by James Cameron, and featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger, The Game Changers fuses live, groundbreaking science with cinematic stories of struggle and triumph showcasing some of the strongest, fastest and toughest athletes on the planet.

Meeting elite athletes, special ops soldiers, visionary scientists, cultural icons, and everyday heroes, what James discovers permanently changes his relationship with food and his definition of true strength.

Today on Face2Face, David Peck talks to The Game Changers' co-producer Joseph Pace.


Joseph Pace is a Canadian writer and researcher who has been focused on the future of food for more than two decades. Prior to his work on The Game Changers, Joseph coordinated What’s On Your Plate?, a multidisciplinary report that examined the hidden costs of industrial agriculture in Canada on public health, rural communities, the environment, and animal welfare.

Pace also played a pivotal role in helping to launch NutritionFacts.org, the first non-commercial, science-based website to provide free video updates on the latest in nutrition research.

To learn more about the film visit the site here.

Image Copyright: Joseph Pace. Used with permission.


For more information about David Peck's podcasting, writing and public speaking please visit his site here.

With thanks to producer Josh Snethlage and Mixed Media Sound.


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