The Award of Ministry of Agriculture goes to Polyfaces made by Lisa Heenan. We’ve asked her, why she decided to commute with her family between their home in Australia and a remote farm in Virginia, USA in order to film a documentary on some sort of lunatic farmer.
When Joel Salatin, the owner of Polyface Farm, was asked what it was he did for living he answered: growing grass. Could something so ordinary and practically worthless sustain a flourishing farm? The film Polyfaces by Australian director Lisa Heenan, screened at the LSFF 2015 in world premiere, is full of smart answers to […]