Common Ground

Common Ground

The last half-century has seen the disappearance of the American family farm, and the grave cultural and environmental impact of the resulting suburban sprawl. This film is a 14-year document of this transition, through the personal experience of two families who love the same plot of land in its different reincarnations.

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Main credits

Strazzante, Scott (filmmaker)
Strazzante, Scott (photographer)
Stevens, Chad A. (film producer)

Other credits

Photography, Scott Strazzante; video, Wes Pope; original music, Andy Webster.


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Distributor subjects

American Studies, Agriculture Sector, Farming, Family, Human geography, Photography, Sociology, Subrban Studies, Urban Studies
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Keywords

farm, subdivision, diptychs, suburban, sprawl, suburbia, cattle, Cagwin, Grabenhofer, Scott Strazzante, Wes Pope, Chad A. Stevens, Chad Stevens, Brian Storm, Common Ground, Common, Ground, country, land, rural, farmland, urban sprawl, Willow Walk, Harlow Cagwin, Jean Cagwin, Amanda Grabenhofer, Ed Grabenhofer, Another Country, Echoes of the Past; "Common Ground"; MediaStorm

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