THE REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN
Director: Taggart Siegel
United States, 2005, 83 min
Cast:"Farmer" John Peterson, Anna Peterson
Crew:Producers: Teri Lang, Taggart Siegel - Screenwriter: John Peterson - Editor: Greg Snider - Cinematographer: Taggart Siegel - Original Score: Mark Orton, Dirty Three - Sound: Barney Jones
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About the director
Queen of The Sun is the latest documentary from Taggart Siegel, who has produced and directed Emmy-nominated, award-winning documentaries and dramas. The Real Dirt on Farmer John, Siegel's critically acclaimed documentary about a maverick visionary farmer, won 31 international film festivals awards and was broadcast and theatrically released. Siegel's culturally diverse documentaries include ITVS and Independent Lens' The Split Horn: The Life of a Hmong Shaman in America, as well as Between Two Worlds, Blue Collar and Buddha and Heart Broken in Half. Siegel is the co-founder of Collective Eye, a media distribution organization based in Portland, Oregon.
"Farmer" John Peterson will be available for Q&A after the screening.