Tag Archives: Film

The Real Dirt on Farm Aid, Farmer John and Some Down Home Music

The 20th annual Farm Aid concert was a huge success this Sunday. Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Emmylou Harris, Kenny Chesney, John Mellencamp, Wilco and others performed for over 10 hours before a crowd of 28,000. Ticket sales grossed $1.3 million with a portion directed to aid Gulf Coast hurricane relief effort victims as […]

Wal-Mart: The Movie Not a Horror Flick, It’s A Documentary

Robert Greenwald the director/producer of the documentary OUTFOXED now turns his attention from Rupert Murdoch to Sam Walton’s empire in a new project currently entitled WAL-MART which looks at various people, families and communities impacted by the giant retailer’s marketing strategies. Check it out at http://www.walmartmovie.com

Documentary GARBAGE DREAMS Might Change Your Life Or At Least Your Attitude Towards It

At NBN we think and write an awful lot about consumer products, their distribution, and consumption, and over consumption too, so it’s all too easy to fall into the conventional thinking of the proudly left of center, light-footed Eco-conscious American.  So we frequently have to remind ourselves that most of the complaints we have are […]