Migranti Film Festival 2018

Migranti Film Festival 2018

MIGRANTI FILM FESTIVAL Cultures on the Move Pollenzo (CN) – June 1-4, 2018 Second edition of film festival dedicated to migration, bringing people together and telling migrant stories, to be held at the University of Gastronomic Sciences in Pollenzo Six documentaries, four features, six shorts and five comedies have been selected from over 3,100 films …

Slow Fish San Francisco: A Look Back

Slow Fish San Francisco: A Look Back

In the grand scheme of things, Slow Food San Francisco is a relatively new chapter. That said, they have grown fast, moved by their passion for seafood, the environment and the culture around it. As proof of this, they have organized the first edition of Slow Fish in San Francisco. The idea for such an …

Burkinabè Bounty: Communities Fighting for Food Sovereignty

Burkinabè Bounty: Communities Fighting for Food Sovereignty

Showcasing activist farmers, students, artists, and leaders in the local Slow Food movement, the film looks at how the Burkinabé people are reclaiming their land and defending their traditions against the encroachment of corporate agribusiness. The director, Iara Lee, is an activist, filmmaker, and founder/director of the Cultures of Resistance Network, an organization that promotes …

Happy World Bee Day!

Happy World Bee Day!

For the UN World Bee Day on May 20, Slow Food is taking the opportunity to publicly call for the appreciation and protection of bees. Intensive agriculture, the increasing destruction of semi-natural habitats, and the use of pesticides deprive bees of their food resources and habitats. “As pollinators, bees are responsible for the production of …

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