Documentary Home to be shown at Potato House Society ago

The documentary film Home will be shown during the The Potato House Society's annual general meeting Monday, Jan. 21.


The documentary film Home will be shown during the The Potato House Society’s annual general meeting coming up on Monday, Jan. 21 at the Scout Island Nature House.

The agenda will include a short annual meeting with election of directors and financial and executive reports from 5 to 5:30 p.m.

The presentation will include an update on the status of Potato House projects and future activities for 2013.

The pot luck supper and visiting time happens from 5:30 to 7 p.m. and will include an award for the best potato dish. A Potato House art calendar is the prize.

From 7 to 9 p.m. the Transition Town Group  will present the film Home on the big screen at the nature centre.

Home is a unique film with breathtaking imagery that captures the Earth’s most amazing landscapes in a new and astonishing light.

Award-winning aerial photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand and narrator Glenn Close take you on a spectacular voyage around the world to 54 countries and to 120 locations.

Awe-inspiring video clips create a narrative about the history of the planet by showcasing its incomparable beauty alongside some of the more recent changes that are taking place.

Even global warming skeptics will find plenty of food for thought.

The substantial analysis and brilliant imagery is the reason this film has been considered number 10 on the International Movie Database’s Best Documentary of All Time.