Betting The Farm (documentary film)
January 14, 2013
Director Jason Mann presents his award winning film BETTING THE FARM at tonight's DocYard screening at 7pm. Betting The Farm documents efforts by a group of Maine dairy farmers to launch their own company in a bid to save their farms, following three farmers and their families through the tumultuous first two years of MOO Milk. With intimate access to the farmers' triumphs and disappointments, the film gives audiences a rare glimpse at the real lives of American farmers at a crossroads.
"Filmmakers Cecily Pingree and Jason Mann capture their struggles with sensitivity and painterly beauty." —The Washington Post.
Watch the trailer at http://brattlefilm.org/