Open Sesame
The Story of Seeds

Bija Devi, Navdanya Biodiversity Farm, India. GREEN FILM SERIES Thurs Mar 26 Roberts Creek Hall


In this moving documentary you will meet a diverse range of individuals whose lives center around seeds: farmers, renegade gardeners, passionate seed savers, artists, seed activists. All are working to save seed biodiversity, one of the world's most precious resources.  USA, 2014, 82min. Directed by Sean Kaminsky.

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Open Sesame
The Story of Seeds


Roberts Creek Hall, Thur Mar 26, 2015

WHERE Roberts Creek Community Hall, 1309 Roberts Creek Road
WHEN 7:30pm
ADMISSION by donation at the door
or buy a Season Pass ($40)

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Thurs March 26:  The Wood Duck bus will shuttle to/from the Roberts Creek Hall. Leaving Earth Faire Store in Madiera Park at 6:15pm, and the Visitor's Centre lot in Sechelt at 6:45pm.  Call for more info: 604.883.9006.

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Green Film Series on the Sunshine Coast BC Canada

Green Film Series Celebrates Seedy Saturday with 'Open Sesame: The Story of Seeds'

Spring is here and many coasters are looking over their seed catalogs and planning their gardens. Those seeds are one of the most important resources on earth. They are the basis for our food, fuel and fabric. Yet they at risk. Approximately 90 percent of the fruit and vegetable varieties that existed 100 years ago no longer exist today according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN. But there are people who are working to save this precious resource.

In support of the One Straw Society and Seedy Saturday, the Green Film Series will screen the film Open Sesame: The Story of Seeds on Thursday, March 26 at 7:30 pm at the Roberts Creek Hall.

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