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2012-2013 FOOD FILM SERIES

October 12, 2012

An interresting event happening in Cocagne next week organised by the Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group in partnership with United Way of Greater Moncton and Southeastern New Brunswick is proud to present the second of a four part film series:

FEAST OR FAMINE (Documentary, 2010 length: 51 minutes)

When: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 at 7 pm

Where: Cafeteria of the École entrepreneuriale communautaire Blanche- Bourgeois of Cocagne, NB. Entrance from Route 535, Cocagne, NB.

Price of admission: A contribution of your choice is strongly encouraged to allow us to organize more activities.

Director: Timothy Barron Tracey

Trailer: http://www.feastorfamine.ca

** A discussion with Charles Hubbard, biodynamic organic gardener for 40 years and author of SACRED STEWARDSHIP http://www.sacredstewardship.net where a part of the film was shot on his farm, will take place after the viewing of the film and a snack of local products will be served.

SYNOPSIS:

Farming, once the heartbeat of our society, is becoming an endangered profession.

“Feast Or Famine” explores the challenges facing small-scale farmers in Nova Scotia, revealing a lack of security and sustainability in our food system.

Down-to-earth wisdom from farmers; will we listen before it is too late?

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