Join cinema-maker Michael to explore film's relationship with food, and how Squash's Food for Real festivals have used film to help connect people with cooking, growing and eating. The session includes a trip into food futures with virtual reality!
Rooted in Liverpool 8 since 2007, Squash is a dynamic food, arts and environmental-focused social enterprise. Grown by a diverse group of local people, with backgrounds in and passion for cooking, horticulture, visual arts, film-making, performance and architecture, they are committed to participatory social change by means of bold, creative approaches.
Squash embrace the potential of local people by together reclaiming food production via food growing, cooking and culinary craft skills. They explore new ways for their neighbourhood to flourish; creating special, celebratory events and through their four-season Food for Real arts festival. Go and visit their new home: SQUASH; a pioneering, community-designed food space on Windsor Street.