• In the documentary American Commune, two sisters will try understand their past, by revisiting what was America’s largest commune. [1 of 3]

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food 9 Nov 2012

on the work of Nadine Mundo and Rena Mundo Croshere, directors of American Commune.

  • The Farm, where the Mundo sisters were born, was founded in 1970 by 300 hippies. Ten years later it had 1,500 members and 10,000 visitors a year. [2 of 3]
  • The film will map the distance between contemporary urban living and the idealism of a communal environment, as seen in these Super 8 shorts. [3 of 3]
  • All photos by David Frohman courtesy of American Commune.

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