Two men, born a century apart, bound together by 20,000 feet of film and the gently rolling hills of Washington County, Iowa.
About the Film
When an eccentric collector discovers the showreels of the man who brought moving pictures to the Heartland, he begins a journey to
restore the legacy of America’s greatest barnstorming movieman and
save these irreplaceable cinematic treasures from turning to dust.
Brinton Collection at UI Libraries
The Brinton Collection contains films, slides, projectors, papers, and other documents from the life and career of William Franklin Brinton… Read More
World Premiere at AFI Docs
It's official! Saving Brinton's World Premiere happens at the AFI Docs Film Festival in Washington DC. Tickets on sale for… Read More