Truck Farm

Film/Video

Truck Farm image courtesy of Wicked Delicate Films

Truck Farm

Introduced by Ian Cheney
Ian Cheney, 2011

The City Dark

Ian Cheney, 2011

Visiting Filmmakers

Rising stars and acclaimed masters come to screen their films and talk with Wexner Center audiences.

Fri, Feb 17, 2012 7 PM

Filmmaker Ian Cheney, one of the costars and co-creators of the award-winning documentary King Corn, introduces two of his recent projects. A founding board members of Food Corps, Cheney is also contributing blogger for The Huffington Post.

Truck Farm follows an edible, mobile exhibit that brings a rural experience to urban students in the form of a 1986 Dodge pickup with a mini-farm planted in back. (48 mins., video)

Join us before the film for a drink in the café lobby. A cash bar, serving beer and wine, will be available starting at 6 PM to enhance your pre-film discussions.

In The City Dark, Cheney examines the problem of “light pollution” and the evolution of our relationship with the sky since the invention electricity. (84 mins., video)

The City Dark begins at 7:50 PM.

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Reserve your tickets now for Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection, on view Sept 21–Dec 31. Learn more about the exhibition.

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)