Garbage Warrior(2007, dir. Olive Hodge, 86 mins, NR)This documentary opens with maverick architect Michael Reynolds doing pull-ups in his Earthship, a self-sustaining dwelling made from natural materials and the detritus of consumerism: tires, beer cans and plastic bottles. Filmmaker Oliver Hodge profiles a passionate, sometimes curmudgeonly visionary as he takes his architectural methods to tsunami-torn countries and battles to overturn inflexible zoning laws in the name of sustainability.…See More
Our Daily Bread(2005, dir. Nikolaus Geyrhalter, 92 mins, NR)The film looks, without commenting, into the realms where food is produced: surreal landscapes and bizarre sounds. In a series of visually stunning, continuously tracking, wide-screen images that seem right out of a science-fiction movie, Our Daily Bread offers a wide-screen tableau of a feast which isn’t always easy to digest. A pure, meticulous film experience that invites viewers to form their own ideas about food in today’s world.…See More
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Renee, I have heard there is a company that collects food scraps and compostables from schools and businesses with no fee, processes the waste into compost and sells the compost. Do you know of any companies that service the Indianapolis community in a similar way? Thanks!
Owen Valley Winery, nestled in the quiet countryside south of Spencer, is now the first winery in the Midwest to run on the sun. The winery will celebrate the installation of its new solar energy system this Saturday, Oct. 5, with a ribbon cutting, live music, food and — [...]