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TOGETHER WE GROW FILM SCREENING - Happen Films

Wednesday 7th September, 6.30-7.30pm

Discount

1 hour, 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM

CWEA
  • 59 Gloucester Street
  • CBD
  • Christchurch
  • 2021
  • 8011
  • New Zealand
  • With Membership discount $5.00 incl. GST
  • with Life Membership discount $5.00 incl. GST
  • $7.00 incl. GST

Description

To celebrate the arrival of Spring join us for a screening of the newly released film from Happen Films and be inspired. Together We Grow is a 40-minute documentary that tells the inspirational story of a thriving hub helping to build resilience into its local community by growing, sewing, repairing, sharing – you name it, Common Unity is doing it!

Too many of our communities, here and around the world, are facing housing crises, food insecurity, social isolation, and more. In addition, the multiple impacts of the Covid pandemic and climate change are current and ongoing. How can we most effectively confront these challenges, and help our communities thrive in an economic system that leaves many feeling trapped in poverty?

Founder Julia Milne and her team have created a completely replicable model for developing strong, connected, resilient communities – a model that could be put in place across thousands of communities in Aotearoa and millions of communities across the world. They’ve proven it can be done, this film was made to help them share the story! We hope to have a member of the film crew present for a Q and A after the film.