big river

2009

Big River

Synopsis

Funded by the McKnight Foundation, and completed in June 2009, Big River is a half-hour supplement to the 2007 film King Corn detailing the environmental impact of commodity agriculture in the American Midwest.

Festivals and Premiers

  • Festival Premiere: 2010 Minneapolis – St. Paul International Film Festival
  • Broadcast Premiere: Discovery Channel – Planet Green, Fall 2010

Press

“A sharp and clever reminder that nothing ever really goes away, certainly not the soup of chemicals we’re pouring on our fields.”

Bill McKibben

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