In honor of Earth Day, April 22, PBS Independent Lens will be featuring Dirt! a film produced and directed by ASR friends and supporters Bill and Laurie Benenson and Gene Rosow! Jamie Lee Curtis narrates.
A few of the featured environmental rockstar interview subjects: Andy Lipkis of LA’s TreePeople, Nobel Peace Prize Winner Wangari Maatthai, Bioneers Paul Stamets aka Mushroom Guy, ecological designer John Todd who makes waste-managment the most fascinating topic in town, South Bronx advocate Majora Cater, and biomimicrist Janine Benynus. Wine guy Gary Vaynerchuk and Alice Waters of Chez Panisse fame represent the foodies.
Congratulations, Laurie, Bill, and Gene. Dirt!The Movie is a remarkable film, immensely informative and entertaining.
Watch the trailer here: