The Real Dirt on Farmer John

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The Real Dirt on Farmer John
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Directed by Taggart Siegel
Produced by Taggart Siegel
Teri Lang
Written by John Peterson
Narrated by John Peterson
Music by Mark Orton
Dirty Three
Cinematography Taggart Siegel
Edited by Greg Snider
Distributed by CAVU Pictures
Running time 82 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Real Dirt on Farmer John is a 2005 documentary film directed by Taggart Siegel about the life of Midwestern farmer John Peterson, operator of Angelic Organics. It tells the history of the eccentric farmer's family farm in rural Caledonia, Illinois.

Awards[edit]

The Real Dirt on Farmer John has won awards at over 30 film festivals. This includes the first ever Reel Current Al Gore Award at the Nashville Film Festival, the Audience Award at the Chicago International Documentary Festival, the Grand Jury Award at the San Francisco International Film Festival, and the Audience Award at the Slamdance Film Festival. The entire list of awards and honors earned in the United States and abroad is available within the Farmer John's Productions website.

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