Cowboy Hat Documentary

This documentary takes the viewer on a journey to discover the origins, evolution and quintessential stylings of the cowboy hat.  From John B. Stetson to today’s most revered custom hat makers, this film explores the western hat from beginning to end, including Hollywood’s Golden Age that solidified this iconic expression of the enduring American West.

Production began in March of 2018 and has taken us from the Stetson headquarters in New York City, to the ranches and collectors deep in the heart of the south, to the best of the best in custom hat makers in the country.

"The Gus" - Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
Tom Mix Sombrero - Tom Mix Museum, Dewey, OK
Rands Customs Hats - Billings, MT