Profile of the Amazon Defense Front’s case against Chevron/Texaco, and the Front’s legal coordinator Pablo Fajardo, is third winner of Nashville Public Television Award. Nashville Public Television (NPT) has chosen CRUDE, a documentary film by director Joe Berlinger, as the 2009 recipient of its NPT Human Spirit Award at the 2009 Nashville Film Festival. The […]
“Though the useful life of an analog TV set can be extended using a digital converter box, it is estimated that one in every four American households will be discarding a television set in the next year,” writes Bard Cole of WKNO-TV in Memphis, in an article in the November issue of the Tennes-Serrian, the […]
Ken Beck has a great profile of Jeff Poppen, aka the Barefoot Farmer, in the Tennessean. NPT viewers will recognize Poppen from his appearances on Volunteer Gardener. Beck writes about Poppen’s upcoming biodynamic Harvest Festival, now its 12th year. The celebration, which takes place Friday through Sunday at Long Hungry Creek Farm near Red Boiling […]
Shirley Caldwell-Patterson, a noted Nashville environmentalist and champion fly-fisher featured in our original documentary Beautiful Tennessee: Our Scenic Waterways, has been awarded the President’s Volunteer Service Award, reports the Tennessean. The award is the highest volunteer award given by a U.S. President.