Monday, March 14, 2011

Dirt! The Movie

You are invited to a FREE screening of Dirt the Movie! 

An award-winning documentary and an Official Selection at Sundance Film Festival, Dirt! the Movie tells an amazing and little known story of the relationship between humans and living dirt




Watch this trailer and you'll see why this movie has gotten rave reviews!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8_dN5YWnyc

Co-hosted by MLA and Ag Critic Lana Popham and City Councillor Philippe Lucas. After the film we'll have tea and snacks and a presentation by farmer and local-food advocate Bob Maxwell.

Narrated by Jaime Lee Curtis, Dirt! the Movie brings to life the environmental, economic, social and political impact of soil. It tells the story of Earth's most valuable and under-appreciated source of fertility--from its miraculous beginning to its crippling degradation.

Donations are welcome - all proceeds to Victoria Downtown Public Market Society!

For more info: philippe.lucas1969@gmail.com or www.victoriapublicmarket.com