FARMLAND, a new documentary, by Oscar® and two-time Emmy® winning filmmaker, James Moll will be screened for free at the Schlafly Bottleworks on Friday, June 6 at 7 p.m. The film gives us an up close and personal look at some of the young farmers and ranchers who grow and raise the food, and into the latest farming procedures, practices and technologies that are changing and improving the landscape of modern agriculture. You will laugh, cry and learn tons about food production.
The film, premiered in April during the Tribeca Film Festival and began screening publically on May 1. Since then, the documentary has been screened in more than 115 theatres across the country often multiple times in the same theatre. Due to increased interest in the film, FARMLAND will continue its theatrical release through July 31. For a full listing of theaters, go to www.farmlandfilm.com.
The film was made with the generous support of the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance based in Chesterfield, MO. USFRA is a farmer and rancher-led movement to facilitate a dialogue amongst consumers and those who grow and raise our food.