On Thursday, October 11, 2017, Dr. Eugenie Scott and I scoped out the pro-Homeopathy movie "Just One Drop" at the Mill Valley Film Festival (MVFF). There was another showing on the following Saturday and one of our goals was to determine whether a public protest was warranted. We’d previously crafted and sent a letter (via both e-mail and snail mail) to the Executive Director of the film festival expressing our concern but did not receive a response.
The movie is what we expected, although better produced (it took 8 years to make). The narrative goes something like this:
- Nobody knows how homeopathy works.
- There are skeptics.
- But it works, and we’ll prove this with some anecdotes.
- It’s been around for a long time and many people us