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February 2 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Environmental Film Focus: A cinematic journey around the United States following migratory beekeepers and their truckloads of honey bees as they pollinate the flowers that become the fruits, nuts and vegetables we all eat. The many challenges the beekeepers and their bees face en route reveal flaws to our simplified chemically dependent agriculture system. We talk to farmers, scientists, chefs and academics along the way to give a broad perspective about the threats to honey bees, what it means to our food security and how we can improve it.

Immediately following the screening, please join us for a Q&A with Lillian Lennox, Director Peter Nelson and other panelists as well as a reception.

FREE for REEL FRIENDS! This Film Series is FREE to BIFF REEL Friends and Simon’s Rock students and faculty with I.D.  $10 for Soon-to-Be REEL Friends. Admission includes film, Q&A and reception following the film.

Doors open at 2:30 and the film begins at 3PM.  Tickets may be purchased at the door on the day of the event.

This environmental series has been generously underwritten by Lillian Lennox & J. Gregory Whitehead.


February 2
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Simons Rock
84 Alford Road
Great Barrington, MA 01230 United States
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