Film Screening: The Lumber Baron
This fundraising event includes: a pre-screening social hour featuring an exhibit of lumberjack equipment from the mid- to late-1800s, and refreshments including a craft beer by Brewery Nønic created especially for the night; screening of The Lumber Baron (2019), much of which was filmed here in the Chippewa Valley; followed by a 'talk back' session with members of the production crew. The doors open at 5:30 p.m.; Film begins at 6:30 p.m.; Talk Back follows. Your suggested $10 donation, as well as refreshments for sale, will benefit the Rassbach Museum.
Film Synopsis: The Lumber Baron is best described as the American Downton Abbey meets Undercover Boss. At the turn of the century, lumber was a booming industry in a savage land. Upon the unexpected death of his father, Daniel Rimsdale returns home to try and salvage the floundering family lumber business, find out who killed his father and save his family from financial ruin. However, he meets heavy resistance from others who will stop at nothing to become the new Lumber Baron!
Cost: $10 donation suggested
Age: Age 17 and up
Sat. Nov. 16 5:30-9:30pm
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1820 Wakanda Street
Menomonie, WI 54751