We’ve got a one-day Kombu Film Festival coming up on Saturday 12th May. It’s the weekend after the Bellingen Show and is being sponsored by Kombu Wholefoods. Gold coin entry to each of the films with any money after costs going into expanding the community garden outside the front of the store.
1pm Living The Change (85mins)
Inspiring stories for a sustainable future. Living the change explores solutions to the global crises we face today – solutions any one of us can be part of – through the inspiring stories of people pioneering change in their own lives and in their communities in order to live in a sustainable and regenerative way.
3pm Unbroken Ground (26 mins)
Our food choices are deeply connected to climate change. Unbroken Ground explains the critical role food will play in the next frontier of our efforts to solve the environmental crisis. We believe our food can and should be a part of the solution to the environmental crisis – grown, harvested and produced in ways that restore our land, water and wildlife. The film tells the story of four groups that are pioneers in the fields of regenerative agriculture, regenerative grazing, diversified crop development and restorative fishing.
4pm A Simpler Way (78 mins)
A Simpler Way follows a community in Australia who came together to explore and demonstrate a simpler way to live in response to global crises. Throughout the year the group build tiny houses, plant veggie gardens, practice simple living, and discover the challenges of living in community.
6pm Seed – The Untold Story (94 mins)
As many irreplaceable seeds near extinction, SEED reveals the challenging and heartening story of passionate seed keepers as they wage a David and Goliath battle against chemical seed companies, defending a 12,000 year food legacy.