Arts, Current Events, Food, History, Society

SOUL OF A BANQUET

Synopsis: A documentary on Cecilia Chiang, the woman who introduced America to authentic Chinese food. Chiang opened her internationally renowned restaurant The Mandarin in 1961 in San Francisco and went on to change the course of cuisine in America. The film is equal parts a delectable showcase of gastronomy and a touching portrait of Chiang’s journey […]

Current Events, Environment, Food, Society

PLANT THIS MOVIE

Synopsis: “Plant This Movie” explores the zeitgeist of urban farming around the world, from the incredible story of Havana, Cuba to communities of urban farmers in cities as diverse as Shanghai, Calcutta, Addis Ababa, London, and Lima.  In the US, the story focuses on New York, New Orleans, Los Angeles and Portland, Oregon.  The film is […]

Current Events, Environment, Food, History, Law, Nature, Politics, Science

SALMON CONFIDENTIAL

Synopsis: Salmon Confidential portrays the government cover-up of what is killing BC’s wild salmon. When biologist Alexandra Morton discovers salmon in BC are testing positive for dangerous European viruses, a chain of events is is set off by government to suppress these findings. Tracking viruses, Morton moves from courtrooms into British Columbia’s most remote rivers, Vancouver […]