This activity will be based upon the film “The Future of Food”, which was released in 2022. In this movie the profet and wizard, who have contradictionary views on the future of our food system, battle for their right. The movie takes us from agriculture in Flevoland (NL) to Ghana. Joris Lohman, starring the profet in the movie, is lecturer on Aeres university of applied sciences. For the first event the movie will be cut in three parts and divided over three lectures for the new cohort of master students in september 2023 (about 15 students); the second and third event will cover a film screening plus discussion at Aeres university of applied sciences in Almere and in Dronten for a broader audience (each about 70 students).
Watch the trailer.
Almere is the second largest city in the Amsterdam Area. Located in the province of Flevoland, Almere was built on land that was reclaimed from the sea in a feat of Dutch engineering. Now, more than 40 years later the area has been developed into well-planned residential areas with parks, lakes, modern infrastructure and excellent transport connections. Almere has 211,704 inhabitants (January, 2020). The municipality of Almere comprises the city districts Almere Stad, Almere Haven, Almere Buiten, Almere Hout and Almere Poort.