7:30pm :: Opening Night Premiere
2017 Green Fire Award Finalist: It started with a motley crew of back-to-the-landers rejecting industrial farming. It went on to spawn a renewed connection with our food and land. Filmmaker Mark Kitchell (Berkeley in the Sixties; A Fierce Green Fire) presents a celebration of Californian organic farming told by the people that started it all thru to a new generation who continue to reinvent the food system.
- Mark Kitchell, filmmaker
- Tonya Antle, Organic Produce Network
- Brian Leahy, California Dept. of Pesticide Regulation
- Willow Summer, City Slickers Farm
and other guests from the film.
6:00pm :: Opening Night Reception
Join us before the screening on the Castro Mezzanine to meet Festival filmmakers and special guests while enjoying local food & beverages to kick-off Green Film Fest 2017. Separate ticket required. 21+
Opening Night Sponsor:
Opening Night Reception Sponsor:
Community Partners: 18 Reasons; California Film Institute; Center for Food Safety, CUESA, Kitchen Table Advisors; Soul Food Farm