Karen Ellis-Ritter is the director and co-founder of CFEI. Her tireless commitment to educational outreach is highlighted here, showcasing how easily a plant-based, ethical vegan lifestyle can be seamlessly adopted into our lives. On behalf of CFEI, Karen is well known for her highly motivating and heartfelt presentations which help to further the animal rights movement. In addition to her public speaking engagements, she performs as one half of the indie band 'Modern Day Alchemy'. Their song 'Dark Delight' is only available right here on Home On The Range.
Joshua Ritter is an accomplished actor, musician and the co-founder of CFEI. In our documentary, Joshua's perceptive insights are explored here demonstrating the many ways an ethical vegan lifestyle and our compassionate choices enrich the lives of millions of animals, ourselves, and our planet. In addition to his acting roles on 'Burn Notice' and 'Graceland', he is half of the indie band 'Modern Day Alchemy'. Their exclusive recording of "Dark Delight' is featured here on Home On The Range.
Princess Superstar is an outspoken rapper and DJ known for her unique blend of hip-hop and electronica. Her numerous collaborations including appearances on Moby's "Jam For The Ladies" and The Prodigy's "Memphis Bells". She is interviewed here in the Home On The Range documentary discussing her dedication to animal rights and compassionate lifestyle choices. An exclusive radio edit of her boisterous track "Sound The Alarm" is featured on the benefit album.
Nellie McKay is a remarkably talented singer-songwriter and actress known for her critically-acclaimed albums and Broadway debut in The Threepenny Opera (2006). Her undeniable charm, unique outlook on life and passion for animal rights is showcased here in this exclusive interview for the Home On The Range documentary. A rare demo version of Nellie's "Suitcase Song" isfeatured on the benefit album.
Kathy Stevens is the Founder and Director of Catskill Animal Sanctuary. Her extraordinary experiences and insights gleaned from creating and running one the most successful farm animal sanctuaries are explored here in our documentary. She is the author of two critically-acclaimed books, Where the Blind Horse Sings and Animal Camp, a blogger on farm animal issues for the Huffington Post, and a frequent contributor to books and articles on farm animals, vegan living, and related issues.
Meet the animals of Catskill Animal Sanctuary featuring exclusive footage of New York's Hudson Valley's beautiful and scenic 100 acre animal haven. Featuring interviews with Kathy Stevens, the founder of CAS, along with Kneel Cohn, the benefit's creator and producer, contributing recording artists Nellie McKay and Princess Superstar, plus CFEI founders Karen Ellis-Ritter and Joshua Ritter. Both factual and emotional, the documentary directed by Amy Leonard shines a light on how compassionate choices impact farm animals, our lives and the environment.
The Home On The Range documentary companion to the benefit album delves into the importance of farm animal sanctuaries and their positive impact on animals and the environment.
Help feed and care for rescued farm animals by making a tax-deductible donation to support the Home On The Range benefit.