Short documentary on folk artist Leonard Knight, who had a vision and decided to build a monument to Jesus. 17 years later, Salvation Mountain is a huge harlequin colored religious roadside attraction made out of mud, old paint and adobe.
One of ten featured doc shorts in the INDEPENDENT LENS ONLINE SHORTS FESTIVAL, as well as a pick on Channel 4's FOUR DOCS in the UK.
Directed and shot by Chris Metzler and Jeff Springer
Produced by Chris Metzler
Edited by Jeff Springer