The LSFF 2015 Grand Prix with EUR 3000 prize money goes to American film In Defense of Food by director Michael Schwarz. The Award of the Ministry of Agriculture goes to Polyfaces made by Lisa Heenan and Darren J. Doherty, the Student Jury awarded the film Making an Ancient Forest: The Kalkalpen National […]
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 […]
The LSFF 2015 Grand Prix with EUR 3000 prize money goes to American film In Defense of Food based on Michael Pollan’s bestseller of the same title. We asked the director Michael Schwarz why he was so interested in the book´s topic of how “edible” becomes “food”.