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Plant-based documentary The Game Changers has been screened at The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Kennedy Space Center in Florida.*

The film, which ‘documents the explosive rise of plant-based eating in professional sports’, is directed by Oscar-winner Louie Psihoyos and executive produced by Oscar-winner James Cameron. Mixed martial artists James Wilks stars and produces.

Plant-based is the future

Sharing images of the event on The Game Changers Instagram account, the team said: “Plant-based eating is the future, and not just on Earth.

“We were honored to screen for NASA, where we learned that only plant foods will be grown in space – including the Moon, Mars, and beyond – due to their inherent efficiency and superior nutrient profile.”

The Game Changers impact

The documentary has made – and continues to make – huge waves since its release last year.

It has inspired numerous people to try a plant-based diet, boosted Google searches for related terms, and increased business for vegan food businesses.

*This article was updated on April 13. It previously stated that the screening took place in Washington. It actually took place in Florida.

Maria Chiorando

Maria is the editor of Plant Based News. As a former magazine editor, newspaper reporter, and features writer, her work has been published by The Guardian, The Huffington Post, and various regional newspapers, as well as Vegan Life magazine and Vegan Trade Journal. She has interviewed a huge range of people, from Prime Ministers to authors, activists, pop stars and actors, and enjoys the varied range of topics writing for PBN allows her to tackle.