Common Ground

Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell, USA 2023, 102’
Polish premiere
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A story about the tragic consequences of the modern agricultural system employed by large corporations, which harms consumers, farmers, the environment and animals. The filmmakers argue that change must take place quickly, because food security around the world is at stake.

Common Ground Review: A Revealing Documentary that Plants the Seeds for Change (

Patrycja Wanat


Tribeca FF 2023 - Human/Nature Award

Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell

Joshua Tickell and Rebecca Harrell Tickell are husband and wife filmmakers and activists. Their first film, Fuel, explored the possibility of converting fossil fuels into renewable energy and won the Audience Award at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival. Their activities combine journalistic and scientific experiences with film and are currently working on their first feature, Heartland.


2008 Fuel (doc.)

2020 Kiss the Ground (doc.)

2023 Wspólna ziemia / Common Ground (doc.)

Cast & Crew

director Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell
screenplay Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell, Jenny O'Hara, Johnny O’Hara
cinematography Simon Balderas, Joaquim Pujol
editing Ryan A. Nichols, Anthony Ellison
music Jim Fairchild, Jacob Snider
cast Laura Dern, Rosario Dawson, Jason Momoa, Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson, Ian Somerhalder
producer Joshua Tickell, Rebecca Harrell Tickell, Eric Dillon
production Big Picture Ranch
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language English
coloration colour
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