The garden / [videorecording] Black Valley Films in association with Katahdin Productions and Impact Partners ; produced & directed by Scott Hamilton Kennedy ; co-producers, Dominique Derrenger, Vivianne Nacif.
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [New York] : Oscilloscope Pictures, 2009.
|General Note:|| Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Editors, Alex Blatt, Tyson Fitzgerald, Scott Hamilton Kennedy ; composers, Gabriel Tenorio and Doug DeAngelis; still photographers, Donald Rogers, Don Normark ; camera/sound, Scott Hamilton Kennedy.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Rufina Juárez, Tezozomoc, Josefina Medina, Eddie Luvianos Rumbos, Deacon Alexander, Miguel Perez, Dan Stormer, Doris Bloch, Jan Perry, Juanita Tate.
|Summary, etc.:|| The fourteen-acre community garden at 41st and Alameda in South Central Los Angeles is the largest of its kind in the United States. Started as a form of healing after the devastating L.A. riots in 1992, the South Central Farmers have since created a miracle in one of the country's most blighted neighborhoods. Growing their own food. Feeding their families. Creating a community. But now, bulldozers are poised to level their 14-acre oasis.
|Target Audience Note:|| Not rated.
|System Details Note:|| DVD-R, NTSC.
|Language Note:|| In English and Spanish with English subtitles.
|Awards Note:|| Winner, Best documentary at Silverdocs.
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