SEED: The Untold Story
Showings
The Roxy Theater Screen 1Thu, Apr 21, 2016 7:00 PM Event Date Passed
 
Film Info
Series:39th International Wildlife Film Festival
Run Time:93 min
Release Year:2016
Country:USA
Hosted By:International Wildlife Film Festival
Sponsored By:Garden City Harvest & Organic Seed Alliance
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Taggart Siegel & Jon Betz
Description

In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties have disappeared. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. As biotech chemical companies control the majority of ourseeds, farmers, scientists, lawyers, and indigenous seed keepers fight a David and Goliath battle to defend the future of our food. In a harrowing and heartening story, these reluctant heroes rekindle a lost connection to our most treasured resource and revive a culture connected to seeds.

SPONSORED BY

Garden City Harvest   and   The Organic Seed Alliance