another film about young farmers! awesome!

posted March 15, 2013

filmGROWING FARMERS, a documentary highlighting the new generation of farmers on Long Island and the struggles and triumphs of the farming community, premiered at the 2012 Hamptons International Film Festival and won the audience award for Best Short Film.  The film includes interviews with Long Island farmers including Sylvester Manor Board Member and Quail Hill Farm Director Scott Chaskey.  Film co-producer  Hilary Leff will be at the screening along with Sylvester Manor Board Member Sara Gordon and Farm Manager Julia Trunzo to lead a round table discussion with the audience and other local farmers including  Herb StrobelFred LeeChris Browder, and more!

The screening will take place at Sylvester Manor on Friday, March 22 at 7:00 pm. Please RSVP to mmundy@sylvestermanor.org

WATCH THE TRAILER HERE