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Leopold Week  •  Programs and Events

The Aldo Leopold Foundation will be closed to the public for a private event on Saturday, September 30.

Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time


The first full-length documentary film ever made about legendary conservation thinker Aldo Leopold, Green Fire explores Leopold’s extraordinary career and his enduring influence – tracing how he shaped the modern conservation movement and continues to inspire projects all over the country that connect people and the land.

Awards garnered by the film include an Emmy Award, Best Historical Documentary, Chicago/Midwest Chapter, 2012; a Telly Award, 2011; and a CINE Golden Eagle Award.

Watch the Film

Green Fire is now available to watch for free! Two versions of the film are available—the full-length 73 minute film, and the shortened 56 minute version.

Watch Green Fire

Buy the DVD for Your Home Library

Available in our store is a two-disc set, featuring both the director’s cut and public television versions of Green Fire, plus more than 100 minutes of bonus features.

Buy the DVD

Host a Screening in Your Community

As of April, 2020, we are now able to offer free public licensing for Green Fire! Learn how to host a screening, then add your screening to our events calendar. You can also search our calendar to find a screening near you.

Host a screening