Growing Change

Chris Jordan-Bloch | 2016 | 4 min.

2017 Official Selection

growing-changeJim Cochran arrived at work before dawn. He walked out into the strawberry fields. As the sun rose and light hit the field, he began to smell chemicals. His eyes watered. His head spun. He started to shake. He had just walked into a field that had been sprayed with pesticides. From this experience, Jim Cochran helped invent the organic strawberry industry. After pioneering and profiting from a healthier crop, he turned his attention to the health of his workers.

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September 13, 2018 Revelstoke BC Roxy Theatre
July 21, 2018 Aston PA Our Lady of Angels Convent
May 15, 2018 Kanab AZ Crescent Moon Theatre
April 26, 2018 Lacey WA Worthington Conference Center
February 3, 2018 Creston BC Prince Charles Secondary School
January 24, 2018 Houston TX River Oaks Theatre
January 20, 2018 Jackson MS Russel C. Davis Planetarium
January 13, 2018 Breckenridge CO Riverwalk Center
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November 16, 2017 Ocean City MD Seacrets Morley Hall
November 16, 2017 Ocean City MD Seacrets
November 10, 2017 Huntsville AL Flying Monkey Arts Center
November 3, 2017 Montgomery AL Goodwyn Hall Room 112
October 22, 2017 Birmingham AL Red Mountain Theatre Company Cabaret Theatre
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September 30, 2017 San Luis Obispo CA San Luis Obispo Guild Hall
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September 28, 2017 Sacramento CA 24th Street Theatre @ Sierra 2 Community Center
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April 1, 2017 San Francisco CA Cowell Theater at Fort Mason
March 25, 2017 Dillon MT University of Montana Western - STC Great Room
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