Isthmus: The Daily Page: Food Patriots is a Hit at Wisconsin Film Festival
Posted on April 7, 2014 by Food Patriots
Citizen Dave, former Madison mayor Dave Cieslewicz, from The Daily Page reports:
Filmmakers Jeff Spitz and Jennifer Amdur Spitz have just the right touch. The film documents their suburban family’s efforts to plant a garden and raise chickens in their own backyard while choosing healthy foods at the grocery store… They approach the issue with humor and humility. There’s no preaching or self-righteous boasting about heroic efforts to actually enjoy kale. They’re just a middle-class suburban family trying to figure this stuff out. It’s the kind of approach that lots of Americans can relate to, and so it has a chance of reaching a lot more people than a diatribe would.
Read the full report here