The Garden (2008 film)
Promotional film poster
|Directed by||Scott Hamilton Kennedy|
|Written by||Scott Hamilton Kennedy|
|Music by||Doug DeAngelis
|Cinematography||Scott Hamilton Kennedy|
|Edited by||Alex Blatt
Scott Hamilton Kennedy
|Distributed by||Oscilloscope Laboratories|
|Language||English / Spanish|
The Garden is a 2008 American documentary film directed by Scott Hamilton Kennedy. It tells the story of the now demolished South Central Farm; a community garden and urban farm located in Los Angeles, California. The Garden details the plight of the farmers who organized and worked on the farm. The owner of the lot decided he did not want to allow the farmers to use it anymore, and had the garden bulldozed. The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature on 22 January 2009.
It won the Grand Jury Award from the 2008 Silverdocs Documentary Festival.
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