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The Real Dirt on Farmer John

The epic tale of a maverick Midwestern farmer. An outcast in his community, Farmer John bravely stands amidst a failing economy, vicious rumors, and violence. By melding the traditions of family farming with the power of art and free expression, this powerful story of transformation and renewal heralds a resurrection of farming in America. A haunting and humorous odyssey, capturing what it means to be wildly different in a rural community. 'Unbelievably special, a real and gripping story, with insight and humour' - Al Gore.

Year: 2007
Genre: Documentaries, Amy's Favourites, Biography, Carmen's Favourites, 2008, Docos - Eco Concious
Country: USA
Director: Taggart Siegel
Duration: 82 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains low level offensive language.
7.5/10
Location in store: Documentary (EcoConcious)

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