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The Bullish Farmer

A documentary on sustainable agriculture which journeys into the life of a Wall Street investment banker turned farmer as he struggles to build and run a farm that is feeding his family and the community he has lived in his whole life.

A very positive film with a sympathetic and inspiring main character. We recommend the film to all viewers who want to learn about sustainable and healthy food production and be entertained by John's humorous nature.

Director(s): Ken Marsolais
Script: Nancy Vick
Production: Ken Marsolais, Nancy Vick
Music: Tim Easton
Actors: Michael Hansen, Andrew Kimbrell, John Ubaldo, Laura Amedeo Ubaldo, August Amedeo Ubaldo, Jim Larson, Bill Elsworth, Rose Israel, Joe Raybine, Linda B. Rosenthal, Marlene Fantano, Jennifer Gordon, Sandra Lena
 
Year: 2017
Duration: 79 min
Picture format: 16:9
Our age recommendation: 14
Language (audio): English
Country of origin: United States
Shooting Locations: United States
 
Screening rights: Ken Marsolais Productions ()

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Main topic(s): Human Potential
Secondary topics: organic food security meat courage
Mentions: farming agriculture cows pigs chicken food system Wall Street feed corn meat organic GMOs Roundup soil sustainability
Topic Page(s): Human Potential Positive Films

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