Brighton CSA presents ‘Six Inches of Soil’

Fri 14 Jun 2024 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM – film screening 19.30pm

Brighton CSA at Fork and Dig It, Stanmer Organics

Join Us for an Exclusive Screening of “Six Inches of Soil” — A Journey of Transformation and Hope

Date: 14 June 2024
Time: 16:00-22:00
Venue: Brighton CSA at Fork and Dig It and the film screening at The Earthship, Stanmer Organics.

Brighton Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is thrilled to invite you to an evening that promises not just to entertain but to inspire and provoke thought. We are hosting a special screening of the compelling documentary, “Six Inches of Soil”, a film that delves deep into the British countryside to reveal a quiet but powerful revolution against the destructive global industrialised food systems.

About the Film:
“Six Inches of Soil” is an inspiring tale of resilience, community, and innovation. It chronicles the journey of British farmers who are challenging the status quo of the industrial food system. These pioneers are leading the way in transforming agricultural practices to heal the land, nurture our health, and strengthen local communities. Through breath taking cinematography and poignant storytelling, the film captures the essence of a movement that reimagines the future of food and farming.

Six Inches of Soil Official Trailer 2024

The Evening’s Itinerary:
4:00–5:00 PM: Arrival and Welcome

Begin the evening with a warm welcome at the Brighton CSA’s. Enjoy the chance to mingle and settle in for an unforgettable night.

5:00–6:00 PM: Site Tours
Embark on a guided tour of our vibrant community food growing project. Witness first-hand the principles of organic farming in action and learn about the innovative practices that make Brighton CSA a beacon of sustainability and community engagement.

6:00–7:00 PM: Organic and Low Carbon Dinner

Savour a shared meal that embodies our commitment to health, ecology, fairness, and care. Indulge in delicious, organic, and locally sourced dishes that showcase the best of what our community and the surrounding area have to offer.

7:30 PM: Film Screening — “Six Inches of Soil”

After the meal, gather in the Earthship, Brighton’s pioneering sustainable building, for the highlight of the evening. Experience the powerful story of “Six Inches of Soil” in a setting that reflects the film’s message of ecological harmony and community resilience.

10:00 PM: Discussion and Reflection

As the sun sets, join us for a facilitated discussion. Share your thoughts, reflections, and questions about the film, and explore how we can collectively contribute to a more sustainable and just food system.

Additional Information:

Organic and Locally Produced Food and Drinks: Throughout the evening, enjoy a selection of organic and locally produced drinks, carefully chosen to complement your dining experience and celebrate the bounty of our region.

Sustainability in Practice: In line with our commitment to sustainability, we encourage guests to consider low-carbon transportation options for attending the event. Let’s make a positive impact together!

Tickets: £15 — All proceeds will support the ongoing work of Brighton CSA in promoting sustainable agriculture and food security.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be part of a community that values the health of our planet, our bodies, and our societies. Join us for an evening of good food, meaningful conversation, and a film that has the power to change the way we think about the food we eat and the land we cherish.

We look forward to welcoming you to what promises to be an enlightening and inspiring evening!