Life List

Montana Premiere

A warm-hearted and lyrical documentary that examines the philosophies, motivations, and field behaviors of two different birders, one a young college student in Minnesota and the other a retired social worker in Arizona. The film compares and contrasts the birding experiences of these individuals, focusing on the social and competitive aspects of the sport of birding, and the value of keeping records of all the birds they have seen. From the Southwestern deserts to the frozen shores of Lake Superior, Life List uncovers the intrigue behind one of the fastest growing activities in the United States.