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Saving Brinton — Ashland Independent Film Festival


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Expected to Attend: filmmaker Andrew Sherburne and film subject Mike Zahs

"A cinephile's delight." —The Hollywood Reporter

“One of the most unlikely, yet most likeable, heroes of contemporary nonfiction cinema.” —The Washington Times

When eccentric Iowa collector Michael Zahs 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.

World Premiere – AFI Docs, 2017
Official Selection – Rotterdam, DOC NYC, Houston Cinema Arts, St. Louis, Hot Springs, Big Sky, Wisconsin