You most likely have never thought of seeing a movie that is specifically centered on Agriculture or farming. Apparently, farming isn’t a profession that triggers much interests in the film industry. However, Agriculture has had some nods from Hollywood in the past. Movies that are farm-centric may not be the gigantic and special effects- motivated summer blockbuster like The Avengers, but they’re good entertainment.
In this article are some movies that practicing farmers might find interesting and learn from. Here are 11 movies on agriculture you probably would love to watch:
1. Tinker (2018)
A hermit farmer discovers his late father’s secret journal containing plans to a magnetic powered machine that could change the world, while unexpectedly becoming the custodian of his gifted 6-year-old nephew, after his mom’s untimely death.
2. At any price (2012)
A farming family’s business is threatened by an unexpected crisis, further testing the relationship between a father and his rebellious son.
3. Animal Farm (1999)
The animals of a farm successfully revolt against its human owner, only to slide into a more brutal tyranny amongst themselves.
4. Peter Rabbit (2018)
Peter Rabbit and his three sisters – Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-Tail -enjoy spending their days in Mr McGregor’s vegetable garden. When one of McGregor’s relatives suddenly moves in, he’s less than thrilled to discover a family of rabbits in his new home.
5. Harvest (2011)
A drama that tracks the relationship between two young apprentices working on an agricultural complex south of Berlin.
6. Honey (2010)
The quiet life of a boy and his family is endangered when his father does not return home from his work collecting honey in the forest.
7. Little Forest (2015)
Ichiko lived in a big city, but goes back to her small hometown Komori, located on a mountain in the Tohoku region. She is self-sufficient. Ichiko gains energy living among nature and eating foods she makes from seasonal ingredients.
8. The White Ribbon (2009)
Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. Who is responsible?
9. Children of the Corn (1984)
A young couple is trapped in a remote town where a dangerous religious cult of children believe everyone over the age of 18 must be killed.
10. 10,000 BC (2008)
In the prehistoric past, D’Leh is a mammoth hunter who becomes with the beautiful Evolet. When warriors on horseback capture Evolet and the tribesmen, D’Leh must embark on an odyssey to save his true love.
11. Barnyard (2006)
Like the other animals in the barn, Otis the bull (Kevin James) likes to sing and play while the farmer is away. However, the carefree bovine must soon find the courage to be a leader when, unexpectedly, he finds himself in a position of great responsibility.