Montana State University played a big role in Bozeman's selection as one of the best towns in the country to live and work as a filmmaker.

Montana State University's Master's of Fine Arts degree in Science and Natural History Filmmaking was a big reason that MovieMaker magazine named Bozeman as one of the best town's in the country to live and work as a moviemaker. Bozeman was ranked the number four town (population100,000 and under) in the magazine's winter 2014 issue.

The other Top 5 towns that were ranked were: Asheville, N.C., Ashland, Ore., Boulder, Colo., and Marfa, Texas. Check out the MovieMaker article here.