Tonight we will show a unique and inspiring documentary called “The Biggest Little Farm” (2018). The Washington Post has described this film as “breathtaking, engaging, illumiinating…a must-see.” It chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland north of Los Angeles, and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature. Through dogged perseverance and embracing the opportunity provided by nature’s conflicts, the Chesters unlock and uncover a biodiverse design for living that exists far beyond their farm, it’s 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. Please come and join us for an unforgettable experience! The running time is l hour and 32 minutes, and the film is rated PG for “mild thematic elements.” This program is kindly sponsored by the Friends of the Milton Public Library and is free and open to the public.
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