09/04/2013 10:51 BST | Updated 06/06/2013 06:12 BST

The London Vegan and Vegetarian Film Festival

In the wake of the horse meat scandal, more and more of us are turning to vegetables. To celebrate this sudden and unexpected shift in the cultural zeitgeist, the British Film Society is launching the first ever Vegan & Vegetarian Film Festival in our nation's capital.

Festival highlights include seminal masterpieces such as the award-winning "Meathands", Ang Lee's acclaimed "Brokeback Mountain 2" and the controversial "Lamb Burgers".

Here's a preview of what's in store: