Food Coop

A food cooperative in the heart of Brooklyn is challenging both traditional capitalism and the basis of food production and distribution.

Directors

Tom Boothe

Country

France

Year

2016

Running Time

97 mins 

Website

foodcooplefilm.com

SFGFF Film Program: 

Green Film Fest Screening - September 12, 2018

USA Premiere.

Inspiring Lives Award Winner:  The Park Slope Food Coop, a food cooperative in the heart of Brooklyn with 16,000 members, challenges both traditional capitalism and the basis of food production and distribution systems. The film has spawned a movement in France, including the opening of La Louve Coop in Paris last year.

DISCUSSION WITH: Tom Boothe, filmmaker; Hernan Mazzeo, producer; Randy Wittorp (emcee), Director of Public Affairs, Kaiser Permanente SF.