Farmers for America Darden, Classroom 50 Wednesday, February 27, 2019 5:45 Light refreshments 6:00 Film Panel follows WHO WILL FEED US? The average age of the U.S. farmer is 60 Half of America’s farmland is going to change hands
PLAP 3160/GSVS 3160 June 4-16 At Morven Farm Prof. Paul Freedman, Department of Politics, returns to teach his popular Politics of Food class at the Morven Summer Institute. If you’ve never been to Morven, the farm provides a learning experience
Join the UVA Food Collaborative, UVA Sustainable Food Strategy Task Force, UVA Sustainability, and the Sierra Club for a screening of the documentary What Lies Upstream and panel discussion centering on issues of environmental justice, water rights, and grassroots action.
WASTED! is an engaging, fast-paced look at not just the problem of food waste but also the people who are finding solutions for it. In a time when more and more people consider themselves “foodies” it’s increasingly up to chefs
The Food Film Forum screened In Defense of Food, the Michael Pollan-hosted look at the difference between nutrition and nutritionism. The screening was followed with a panel of UVA experts.
First film of our 2017-18 Season. Shantell Bingham moderates panelists Brooke Ray, Ryan Jacoby, and Javier Figueroa-Ray.
Food Justice Film Forum presents A Place at the Table. This film tells the powerful stories of three Americans, who maintain their dignity even as they struggle just to eat. In a riveting journey that will change forever how you think
(January, 2011) topic: bee colony collapse disorder Hosted by The Haven, followed by post-film discussion with T’ai Roulston (Department of Environmental Sciences) and Gunther Hauk (Executive Director & Head Apiarist, Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary, central figure in the film)
Topic: alternative animal management Part of the Virginia Film Festival, followed by post-film discussion with John Whiteside (Wolfcreek Farm) and Marga Odahowski (International Residential College)
Queen of the Sun (November, 2010) topic: bee colony collapse disorder Part of the Virginia Film Festival, followed by post-film discussion with Ben Cohen (School of Engineering)