BOYS OF BONNEVILLE


Wednesday, Jul. 18 @ 7:00 | Utah Museum of Fine Arts – Salt Lake City

Directed by Curt Wallin
80 min | 2011 | USA

This film tells the story of an unsung hero and self-made man, David Abbott Jenkins, who, with almost superhuman stamina and boyish charm, set out to single-handedly break every existing land speed record on his beloved Bonneville Salt Flats of Utah. More than a century later, many of “Ab’s” records remain unbroken and the legacy lives on in his custom car.

Audience Favorite – 2011 DocUtah; Winner, Best Feature Documentary – 2011 Prescott Film Festival, Winner, Grand Cinema Award – 2011 Berkeley Film Festival

Free Screenings in partnership with Speed: The Art of the Performance Automobile at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts
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