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The Biggest Little Farm

"The Biggest Little Farm" chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature.

Through dogged perseverance and embracing the opportunity provided by nature's conflicts, the Chester’s unlock and uncover a biodiverse design for living that exists far beyond their farm, its seasons, and our wildest imagination.

Featuring breathtaking cinematography, captivating animals, and an urgent message to heed Mother Nature’s call, "The Biggest Little Farm" provides us all a vital blueprint for better living and a healthier planet.

Director(s): John Chester
Script: Mark Monroe, John Chester
Production: Laurie David, John Chester, Erica Messer, Sandra Keats
Music: Jeff Beal
Actors: John Chester, Molly Chester, Matthew Pilachowski
 
Year: 2018
Duration: 91 min
Our age recommendation: 12
Language (audio): German, English
Language (subtitles): German
Country of origin: United States
Shooting Locations: United States
 
Screening rights: LD Entertainment (United States) | Elevation Pictures (Canada) | Cinemien (Netherlands) | Parkland Pictures (United Kingdom) | Prokino Filmverleih (Germany) | Madman Entertainment (Australia) | Impuls Pictures AG (Switzerland)

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Main topic(s): Permaculture Global Food
Secondary topics: biodiversity organic soil circular economy courage natural disasters postconsumptionism regeneration interconnection
Mentions: soil regeneration biodiversity organic traditional agriculture balance harmony biodynamic
Topic Page(s): Global Food Permaculture The nominated films of past Films for the Earth Festivals. Positive Films

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