Saturday, April 11, 2009

Food for Thought...

...the Film Festival

From the FreeNYC site

Date: Saturday, April 11th & Saturday, April 18th
Time: 1:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Action Center to End World Hunger (6 River Terrace, Battery Park)
Cost: Free

Naniola Productions in partnership with Action Center to End World Hunger and Columbia University Medical Center Office of Government and Community Affairs presents the third annual Food For Thought Film Festival 2009; a showcase of films about our life sustaining resources: FOOD and WATER... This event is FREE to the public to encourage maximum community attendance. The program will be showcasing four feature length films, three short films, guest speakers, and filmmakers. This year focuses on several crucial issues: access to clean food and water; local and sustainable agriculture; and the effects of policy on small American farmers. Our goal is to promote dialogue within communities and to inspire action.

1:00pm - Welcome and Introduction
1:30pm - Farm to Cafeteria: A Red Hook Lunch followed by Asparagus:
Stalking the American Life
3:45pm - Hot Bread Kitchen; New Amsterdam Market followed by Eating
6:00pm - FLOW

Same line up repeated next Saturday at Columbia University Medical Center Alumni Auditorium (650 West 168th St.)

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