Code of Survival

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22. März 2018 19:00 - 22:00

Gasteig München, Vortragssaal der Bibliothek, Rosenheimer Str. 5

– GREEN VISIONS FILM SERIES –

Location: Gasteig München, Vortragssaal der Bibliothek, Rosenheimer Str. 5

Director: Bertram Verhaag, Germany 2016, 90 minutes

Year after year, millions of tonnes of “Roundup,” with its active ingredient glyphosate, are being applied to lands worldwide. The alarming consequences: poisoned soils, resistant superweeds, contaminated crops, and sick livestock. Nonetheless, many countries, including the United States, adhere to this destructive model of GM-agriculture. Three sustainable projects in India, Egypt, and Germany are proving that alternatives are both achievable and successful. In an impressive montage, this film confronts the effects of the poison-addicted industrial model with the healing power of organic agriculture.

A discussion with Bertram Verhaag will follow the screening.

The film will be shown in German.

As this is a popular event and seating is limited, you may wish to reserve a place in advance by phone on: 089 / 48 00 66-239, or online at: www.mvhs.de. Reservations are only valid until 18:50.

About Green Visions Film Series

The Green Visions film series presents environmental documentaries from around the world, including discussions with directors, environmental experts, or film critics. The series is a cooperation between the Rachel Carson Center, the Deutsches Museum, and the Münchner Volkshochschule.