Local filmmakers talk pot, SIFF film

SEATTLE - 'Evergreen: The Road to Legalization in Washington,' is set to premiere at this year's Seattle International Film Festival.

The movie was created by Seattle filmmakers, Riley Morton and  Nils Cowan.

Morton and Cowan said the film provides an in-depth behind the scenes look on Initiative 502, the measure legalizing recreational pot use. Both Morton and Cowan shared what they hope audiences will take away from the film and the excitement about its SIFF premiere.