• Corner Plot

    Corner Plot

    Amid the tangle of commuter traffic, shopping malls and office buildings that define life inside the Capital Beltway rests a one-acre piece of farmland under the care of 89-year-old Charlie Koiner. With the help of his only daughter, Charlie continues to work his land, share his produce and enjoy the farm life he’s always known.

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  • Animal, Vegetable, Mineral, Wine

    Animal, Vegetable, Mineral, Wine

    PORTRAIT OF A WINEMAKER: JOHN WILLIAMS OF FROG’S LEAP (USA, 2010, 15 min.) Washington, D.C. Premiere John Williams opens his farm in Rutherford, California, where winemaking is intimately linked to soil. The deep connection between healthy soils, healthy plants, a wide variety of nutrients and the intensity of flavor is explored in this intimate portrait

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  • AMERICA’S SUSTAINABLE GARDEN: UNITED STATES BOTANIC GARDEN

    AMERICA’S SUSTAINABLE GARDEN: UNITED STATES BOTANIC GARDEN

    World Premiere The United States Botanic Garden, at the foot of the U.S. Capitol, is a living plant museum that helps people understand that plants are not optional, but are fundamental to our society and our existence. Amidst all the beauty in this film is the overriding, critical message of sustainability. Directed by Joan D.

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