Common Ground

Common Ground

Brought to you by The Learning Council, Valley Organic Growers Association, Slow Food Western Slope and the Paradise Theatre

Monday, Apr 22 7:00pm

$10 donation

Common Ground is the highly anticipated sequel to the juggernaut success documentary, Kiss the Ground, which touched over 1 billion people globally and inspired the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to put $20 billion toward soil health. By fusing journalistic exposé with deeply personal stories from those on the front lines of the food movement, Common Ground unveils a dark web of money, power, and politics behind our broken food system.

The film reveals how unjust practices forged our current farm system in which farmers of all colors are literally dying to feed us. The film profiles a hopeful and uplifting movement of white, black, and indigenous farmers who are using alternative “regenerative” models of agriculture that could balance the climate, save our health, and stabilize America’s economy — before it’s too late.

Genre: Documentary, Nature
Director: Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell
Producer: Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell, Eric Dillon
Writer: Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell, Johnny O’Hara
Runtime: 1h 45m

Trailer

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