The film "On The Shoulders of Giants," which celebrates the legacy of private land conservation across Montana, will be shown for free on Sept. 21 at 6 p.m. in Red Lodge's Roman Theater.
The movie was produced by Bozeman filmmaker and photographer Eric Ian to mark the 40th anniversary of the first conservation easement secured in Montana. It includes interviews with many of the pioneers of private land conservation in Montana such as Hank Goetz, Land Lindbergh, Rock Ringling and Dave Carr. The cinematography gives viewers an overview of conservation projects around the state while celebrating the partnerships that has conserved 2.4 million acres of private land.
The film will be accompanied by remarks from representatives of The Montana Land Reliance, Beartooth Recreational Trails Association and the Beartooth Front Community Forum, which are sponsoring the showing.
Beer, wine, and snacks will be available for purchase.