First We Eat
Thursday, December 14, 2023 to Friday, December 15, 2023
First We Eat is part of the Sustainable Woodstock Climate Change and Sustainability Film Series
December 14-15, 2022
Free Virtual Screening.
Register here: firstweeat2023.eventbrite.com
Putting food sovereignty to the test in the far North of Canada – filmmaker Suzanne Crocker, living just 300 km from the Arctic Circle, removes absolutely all grocery store food from her house.
For one year, she feeds her family of five, only food that can be hunted, fished, gathered, grown or raised around Dawson City, Yukon on the traditional territory of the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in. Add three skeptical teenagers, one reluctant husband, no salt, no caffeine, no sugar and -40 temperatures.
Ultimately the story becomes a celebration of community and the surprising bounty of food that even a tiny community in the far North can provide.
Run Time: 1 hr 41 mins
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Hosted by Sustainable Woodstock and Pentangle Arts. Made possible by our underwriters Vermont Community Foundation and Mascoma Bank. Sponsored by Ellaway Group | The Unicorn | Yankee Bookshop | Mark Knott DDS.