52:09 An obsessed artist struggles against bankruptcy, public indifference, and a brutal terrain, to build the great American monument, Mount Rushmore. High on a granite cliff in South Dakota’s Black Hills tower the huge carved faces of four American presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt. Together they constitute the world’s largest piece of sculpture.
Gutzon Borglum & his son Lincoln Borglum, with help from people in high places, accomplished the seemingly impossible.