SALDF Film Screening Suggestions
Many of the movies listed below are available to stream on Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime. Some may also be available online for free or a reduced cost.
Where to Screen
On campus, you could use cafeterias, classrooms, or auditoriums. Off campus, consider screening at community centers, private homes, or renting out a small theater.
Get Viewers Involved
Organize brief discussions of the topic of the film before and after screening. Prepare a list of questions beforehand to help guide the discussion.
These film and documentary suggestions, along with wide range of viewpoints contained herein, do not necessarily represent the views of ALDF or ALDF staff. This list is a compilation of suggestions from multiple sources. Please be aware that some of these contain graphic depictions of animal cruelty.
30 Days: Animal Rights
A Cow At My Table
A Delicate Balance
A Fall From Freedom
A Life Among Whales
A River of Waste: The Hazardous Truth
Almost Human (“20-20″ Segment)
Asia’s Illegal Animal Trade
At The Edge of the World
Battle for the Elephants
Behind the Mask
Beyond the Myth
Death on a Factory Farm
Direct Action and the Politics of Nature
Forks Over Knives
Got the Facts on Milk?
How I Became an Elephant
I Am an Animal
Inside Secret America: Animal Undercover
Lolita: Slave to Entertainment
Live and Let Live
May I Be Frank
Madonna of the Mills
Maximum Tolerated Dose
Meat the Truth
One Man’s Way
Pig Vision: The Journey of Two Brothers
Slaughterhouse: The Task of Blood
Speciesism: The Movie
The Animals Film
The Elephant in the Living Room
The Emotional World of Farm Animals
The Tiger Next Door
The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill
Tigers Fighting Back
Vanishing of the Bees
What’s For Dinner?
Where Have All the Elephants Gone?
Movies and TV Shows
Bones Episode: The Tough Man in the Tender Chicken
Fast Food Nation
Kill It, Cook It, Eat It
Legally Blonde 2
Simpsons Episode: “Lisa the Vegetarian”
The Fox and the Hound
What Came Before
Year of the Dog
The Best Speech You Will Ever Hear by Gary Yourofsky
The Ethics of What We Eat by Peter Singer
Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs, and Wear Cows: An Introduction to Carnism by Dr. Melanie Joy