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Hungry for change?

Hungry for change?

If you missed Food Inc. when it first came out, or you want to see it again, there are two screenings this weekend at the charming Miami Beach Cinematheque on South Beach. These screenings are part of the new Cinema GREEN environmental film series in collaboration with ECOMB (Environmental Coalition of Miami Beach).

Friday, August 21, 2009 at 7:00 PM
Screening followed by Q&A with organic farmer Gabriele Marewski from Paradise Farms Organic.

Saturday, August 22, 2009 at 7:00 PM
Screening followed by Q&A with Chef Jeff Mcinnis from De Lido Beach Club at the Ritz Carlton.

Buy tickets online

Miami Beach Cinematheque
512 Espanola Way
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Phone: (305) 673-4567
Website: www.mbcinema.com
E-Mail: info(at)mbcinema.com

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Free Screening of FRESH: The Movie

Saturday August 22, 2009 at 1:00 pm

Hollywood Branch Library
2600 Hollywood Blvd.Hollywood, FL 33020

A brief Q&A to follow movie. Taste local flavors from farmers in SFLA, and Pat of Yummy Yard will discuss ways to transform your yard into an edible garden.

For more information please contact Alexandra at 305-297-2000 or alexandra(at)nestpartners.com

FRESH celebrates the farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing our food system. Each has witnessed the rapid
transformation of our agriculture into an industrial model, and confronted the consequences: food contamination, environmental pollution, depletion of natural resources, and morbid obesity. Forging healthier, sustainable alternatives, they offer a practical vision for a future of our food and our planet.

Among several main characters, FRESH features urban farmer and activist, Will Allen, the recipient of MacArthur 2008 Genius Award; sustainable farmer and entrepreneur Joel Salatin, made famous by Michael Pollan’s book, The Omnivore’s Dilemma; and supermarket owner, David Ball, challenging our Wal-Mart dominated economy.

Thanks to Melissa Contreras of the Urban Oasis Project for passing this along.

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