Seed of Hope

At a 9/11 memorial in Pennsylvania, New York landscape designer David Kemp creates a healing garden that has the power to transform many lives.

Summary: David Kamp was a New York landscape architect with a high profile job and a great future, who worked on rewarding projects like the Australian Parliament House. But in the 1990s he left all of this behind to start his own business dedicated to the creation of restorative gardens which he believes in passionately. David contends that nature has significant therapeutic qualities and is essential to health and well-being. Today, he is applying this attitude to all of his projects including a 9/11 memorial in Pennsylvania, which is helping to restore an entire community
Garden Contact Information: Dirtworks, P.C. Landscape Architecture
200 Park Avenue South
New York, New York 10003
Phone: (212) 529-2263
Fax: (212) 505-0904
Email: info@dirtworks.us
The Garden:
The Gardeners' Story:
Link: www.dirtworks.us
Behind the Scenes: Executive Producer: Merit Jensen Carr
Producer: Merit Jensen Carr
Director: Erna Buffie
Writer: Erna Buffie
Narrator: Bonnie Dickie
Directors of Photography: Charles Konowal, CSC (New York & Cleveland) & John Rice (Pennsylvania)
Still Photography: Gudron Georges
Editor: Chris McIvor
Composer: Michael Plowman

Date: 2004
Length: 30 minutes

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