The documentary "Death of Place," by Durango filmmaker Larry Ruiz will be shown Wednesday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m. during the Chipeta Archaeological Society meeting. The meeting will take place at the Montrose United Methodist Church, 19 South Park Avenue.
The film features famed author Craig Childs, archaeologists Winston Hurst and Jonathan Till, and other experts, including native peoples, in the fields of archaeology and preservation. Come take a soul-stirring look at how sacred places in the Four Corners area of southwestern U.S. are in danger and must be preserved. The audience is taken back to Utah where author Craig Childs expresses his deepest hope and love for the land. The showing is free and open to the public.