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Truck Farm


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

Today’s most engaging and inventive directors, producers, and film professionals join us to introduce their work and answer questions after most screenings.

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.

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