'What the Health'

Luther College hosts filmmaker Kip Andersen

Described as "the health film that health organizations don't want you to see," filmmaker Kip Andersen will discuss topics related to his latest work "What the Health" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, in Valders Hall of Science Room 206 on the Luther College campus.

A book signing will follow the lecture. Both the lecture and the book signing are open to the public with no charge for admission, however a ticket is required for the lecture. Tickets can be acquired at tickets.luther.edu or via the Luther Ticket Office, (563) 387-1357 or [email protected].

A screening of "What the Health" will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, in Valders Hall of Science Room 206. The film screening is open to the public with no charge for admission.

"What the Health" is an investigative documentary about the United State's health organizations. The film looks into the link between diet and disease, and the billions of dollars at stake in healthcare, pharmaceuticals and food industries.

Andersen co-produced "What the Health" with Keegan Kuhn and the duo also worked together to produce Andersen's first film "Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret." Following his first film, he was invited to speak in front of the European Parliament.

He is the founder of A.U.M. Films and Media, a non-profit focused on creating films and media that promote compassion and harmony for all life. Andersen is also a serial entrepreneur and certified Jivamukti and Kundalini yoga teacher.

Andersen is a graduate of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo school of business.

A national liberal arts college with an enrollment of 2,050, Luther offers an academic curriculum that leads to the Bachelor of Arts degree in more than 60 majors and pre-professional programs. For more information about Luther visit the college's website: http://www.luther.edu.