A film about chemicals in our bodies...and how they got there.


February-March 2014 News Articles

March 18, 2014

Hair Straightening Products Containing Formaldehyde * * * The Toxins that Threaten Our Brains * * * Cleanup of Silicon Valley Superfund site takes environmental toll * * * Autism disorders greatly linked with environmental factors, study claims * * * Duke’s Coal Ash Pits Protected By Provision In North Carolina Regulatory Bill * * * Green hair salons grow a following: A look […]

Your Body Is a Corporate Test Tube

April 29, 2013

Your Body Is a Corporate Test Tube Moyers & Co. (April 29, 2013) Today, we are all unwitting subjects in the largest set of drug trials ever. Without our knowledge or consent, we are testing thousands of suspected toxic chemicals and compounds, as well as new substances whose safety is largely unproven and whose effects on human […]

Unacceptable Levels Wins at Paris Film Festival

March 1, 2013

Unacceptable Levels took home the Health and Environment Prize at the 30th International Environmental Film Festival in Paris.  The film competed against four others to land the award, co-established by FIFE organizers and the Health and Environment Alliance.  HEAL’s Executive Director, Genon Jensen, declared, “This excellent film brings home in a very real way the […]

Interview with Green Child Magazine

January 15, 2013

Thanks to Green Child Magazine (Raising children the way nature intended), who in their winter 2013 issue talked with Ed about the changes his family has made as they’ve become more aware of their environments. Read it here.          

Green Divas Radio Show – Solutions for Our Toxic World

January 10, 2013

Ed sits down with the Green Divas for fun times and smart talk. Scroll through the show list and find January 10 2013 in the Archives. Start in at minute 36, if you’re pressed for time, to hear Ed and the Divas chat about his inspiration, the issues, and our world.  

Interview with Organic Connections Magazine

December 28, 2012

Another great interview, published on Christmas Eve, 2012! Thanks to Organic Connections Magazine for this fantastic opportunity to share how our documentary came to be! Published: 12/24/2012 Unacceptable Levels: A Filmmaker’s Empowering Toxic Journey Ed Brown was a typical “starving artist”—an aspiring filmmaker from Pennsylvania, working a day job as a waiter. A particularly bad-tasting glass of water […]

Interview with the Huffington Post

November 10, 2012

 Thanks to Lynne Peeples of the Huffington Post for showcasing our film and a fantastic interview with filmmaker Ed Brown. Also in Huffington magazine for the iPad! Published: 11/06/2012 11:55 am EST Updated: 11/09/2012 3:47 pm EST Toxic Dangers: The Plight Of A Protective Parent In A Chemical World Ed Brown recalls the “funny taste” of Darth Vader’s legs. […]

Interview with The Patriot-News (Central PA)

August 10, 2012

Check out our first interview with the press! Published: Wednesday, August 08, 2012, 6:39 AM ‘Unacceptable Levels’: Carlisle man produces film about impact of commercial chemicals on human health

What they’re saying…

April 29, 2012

“This movie lives the Healthy Child motto: No one can do everything, everyone can do something. Ed Brown has done something by creating an amazing, powerful experience that moves all of us to realize how important it is to know how our system works and what we can do to fix it.” — Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff, […]