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Tuesday, October 20, 2009
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Local food film fest: "King Corn"

The Rocky River Nature Center film festival focused onhealth and local food continues this evening with a screening of "King Corn". Two filmmakers rent 1 acre of land in Iowa and growcorn. They loose a lot of money - or would have, except for thegovernment subsidies. The film delves into corn growing as big businessand the ubiquity of corn products in many of our foods.

The Rocky River Nature Center film festival focused onhealth and local food continues this evening with a screening of "King Corn". Two filmmakers rent 1 acre of land in Iowa and growcorn. They loose a lot of money - or would have, except for thegovernment subsidies. The film delves into corn growing as big businessand the ubiquity of corn products in many of our foods.

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