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Symphony of the Soil

June 28, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

SOS_poster_2mb-202x300“Drawing from ancient knowledge and cutting edge science, Symphony of the Soil is an artistic exploration of the miraculous substance soil.

“By understanding the elaborate relationships and mutuality between soil, water, the atmosphere, plants and animals, we come to appreciate the complex and dynamic nature of this precious resource.

“The film also examines our human relationship with soil, the use and misuse of soil in agriculture, deforestation and development, and the latest scientific research on soil’s key role in ameliorating the most challenging environmental issues of our time.

“Filmed on four continents, featuring esteemed scientists and working farmers and ranchers, Symphony of the Soil is an intriguing presentation that highlights possibilities of healthy soil creating healthy plants creating healthy humans living on a healthy planet.”

With just the right mixture of right and left brain stuff, this is a great opportunity to become more familiar with the element we all take for granted, yet which is immensely complex and amazing.

This event is kindly sponsored by the Environmental Quality Commission of El Cerrito and co-sponsored by Transition Berkeley and Transition Albany. The event is free, so be sure and get there well ahead to guarantee a seat…

Here’s a link to the trailer.

Deborah Koons-Garcia, film director, writer and producer, will be there to talk afterwards. Doors open at 9:50 am and we need to be out of there by 12:20 pm.Bio-Soil-Deborah-Koons-Garcia


June 28, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Rialto Cinemas Cerritos
10070 San Pablo Ave
El Cerrito,
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2 comments on “Symphony of the Soil
  1. Sara says:

    Hi Catherine,
    Unfortunately, I’ll be out of town and miss this film. But, I don’t see anywhere where in the announcement where to show up to see the film! (My plans could change, and I bet a lot of other folks would like to know too) Thanks.

  2. Bob Spies says:

    Hi Sara,

    Thanks for catching this. I’ve added the location.