York Region Food Network Screening of FRESH the Movie

You are invited to York Region Food Network‘s premiere of FRESH, a film which challenges us to think about what we eat. There will be light refreshments and a facilitated discussion about food security in York Region after the film. Be part of the conversation!

New thinking about what we’re eating

FRESH

A film by Ana Sofia Joanes

PLANT INSPIRATION
SPROUT HOPE
GROW AWARENESS
PRODUCE CHANGE

Ripple Effect presents “FRESH” Produced
and Directed by ana Sofia joanes

Editor Mona Davis Director of

Photography Valery Lyman

Music David Majzlin

Sound Design Eric Milano Mixing

Tom Paul Poster Design Seltzer Studio
Graphics

www.FRESHthemov ie.com.•
http://FRESHthemovie.yelp.com

This film has not been rated. All content ©2009
Ripple Effect Productions. All rights reserved

Screening Date: Thursday, November 4, 2010

Time:
6:30 – 7:00 p.m. – Light refreshments and networking

7:00 – 8:30 p.m. – Film

8:30 – 9:00 p.m. – Discussion

Location:
Crosslands Church
47 Millard Avenue West [west of Yonge Street]
Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

Very Affordable Admission: Pay what you can (Suggested amount: $5.00)

RSVP to Kim by Thursday, October 28
kima@yrfn.ca or 905-967-0428 ext 201

FRESH is a refreshing film because it celebrates farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing our food system.

They bring forth serious issues such as food contamination, environmental pollution, depletion of natural resources, and morbid obesity, which are balanced by their offerings of  healthier, sustainable alternatives and a practical vision for a future of our food and planet.

FRESH features several main characters including:

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

Please click here for  community screenings of FRESH the movie in North America, if you live in other areas of North America and want to join the conversation as well as the FRESH movement to alter the way our food system works.

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