Encircle Films! SEED- The untold Story

 SEED – THE UNTOLD STORY on Thursday, January 4 at 6 pm at the Bijou Arts Cinema, on 13th Avenue.

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Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshiped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. In the last century, 94% of our seed varieties have disappeared. As biotech chemical companies control the majority of our seeds, farmers, scientists, lawyers, and indigenous seed keepers fight a David and Goliath battle to defend the future of our food. In a harrowing and heartening story, these reluctant heroes rekindle a lost connection to our most treasured resource and revive a culture connected to seeds. SEED features Vandana Shiva, Dr. Jane Goodall, Andrew Kimbrell, Winona Laduke and Raj Patel.

This beautiful and insightful film covers a lot of ground: 
1. What to know about GMOs 
2. Biodiversity loss & our seeds
3. Corporate consolidation of seeds (in the U.S. just 3 companies control over half of the world’s seeds)
4. Pesticide issues and impacts

You can view the film trailer and speaker bios here: Trailer

Tickets can be purchased online in advance: Tickets

We hope to see you on January 4.
Encircle Films