Alumnus Sean Simpson (MFA Photo ’07) Contributes to Urban Farmers Documentary

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Almun Sean Simpson (MFA Photo ’07) did about half the camera work for a documentary – Urban Farmers. Urban Farmers will be screening as part of the New Schools Climate Action Week on Sept 20th.

Urban Farmers is a documentary feature developed and produced by Forefront Pictures. The film captures the stories of operating farms in New York City and  their relationships to the communities they serve. These unique and significant farms will show the dedication and hardships farmers face dealing with a traditional profession in a constantly growing urban metropolis. The film explores the importance of supporting local agricultural and those working to protect it by keeping local food sources near urban areas.

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