POV Season 32
  • Feature Film
  • 2019
  • 60 Mins

Clear-eyed and intimate,Farmsteaders follows Nick Nolan and his young family on a journey to resurrect his late grandfather’s dairy farm as agriculture moves toward large-scale farming. A study of place and persistence, Farmsteaders points an honest and tender lens at everyday life in rural America, offering an unexpected voice for a forsaken people: those who grow the food that sustains us.

More from this film

Based on similar topics

Engage with the issues

POV believes in the power of film to engage communities in dialogue around the most pressing social issues of our time. Use one of the film's accompanying resources to learn about the issues and get involved. Visit the POV Community Network to browse films available for screenings.

Film Credits

  • Shaena Mallett DirectorFarmsteaders_Shaena_Mallett.jpg
  • Chad Stevens ProducerFarmsteaders_Chad_Stevens.jpg