Water Harvester Film Screening
Thursday, June 27:00-8:00pm Crowley Theater Marfa, TX
Judd Foundation and Agave Festival Marfa present a screening of “Water Harvester: An Invitation to Abundance” a 30-minute documentary film by former Chinati Artist-in-Residence and Arizona Public Media producer/director David Fenster. The film focuses on the work of Brad Lancaster, author of “Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond.” The screening will be followed by a Q&A with David Fenster.
About the Film
Brad Lancaster believes that cities around the world can live off rainwater. This is the story of how he transformed his neighborhood by experimenting with water harvesting, worked with the city to legalize those methods, and has empowered others by proving that abundance rooted in sustainability is possible.
About Brad Lancaster
Brad Lancaster has run a permaculture and regenerative design, consulting, and education business focused on integrated and sustainable approaches to landscape design, planning, and living since 1993. He believes that we all can become more conscious beneficial stewards of the land, and partners in the ecosystem in which we live and that by harvesting water we can all begin to transform our households and neighborhoods from being consumers of resources to generators—and even regenerators—of resources. Brad is the author of “Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond” and in 2021 he was awarded Citizen Forester of the Year by the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management.
About David Fenster
David Fenster is a Producer and Reporter at Arizona Public Media. His fiction and documentary films have screened at festivals, art museums and media outlets around the world including: The Sundance Film Festival; The Museum of Modern Art; The New York Times; Tribeca Film Festival; HBO Films; International Film Festival Rotterdam; The Hammer Museum; The Pérez Art Museum Miami; and POV on PBS.