A premiere event – The Ellen Theatre proudly hosts Bozeman’s first screening of Montana Story on Sunday, Nov. 21 at 6:00 PM – followed by a Q&A with the creators. The film originally debuted at the Toronto Film Festival to excellent reviews and will be released nationwide in 2022. Shot entirely in Montana, critics have praised the film’s sprawling western landscapes captured on widescreen 35mm film –
“See it on the largest screen you can find!”
– Chandler Levack, The Globe and Mail
Montana Story follows two estranged siblings who return to their family ranch to reconnect and confront a bitter past. An intimate and heartfelt drama, Robert Daniels of IndieWire hails the film “offers tender mercies as a sentimental work that explodes in well-earned fury.” Starring Haley Lu Richardson (Unpregnant, Five Feet Apart) and Owen Teague (The Stand, Mrs. Fletcher), Written & Directed by David Sigel and Scott McGhee (What Maisie Knew, The Deep End).
This event is a fundraiser and all proceeds directly benefit The Ellen Theatre.
Tickets for Montana Story are $11.25 and may be purchased online at theellentheatre.org or by calling The Ellen box office at (406)-585-5885. For the safety of all, masks are encouraged. Wine, beer and other refreshments, which may be brought into the theatre, are available in The Ellen lobby one hour prior to show time. •