For the first time in the 11 year history of the Fargo Film Festival a narrative short won BEST OF SHOW!
Against the backdrop of one of the most beautiful places in the world, we received a warm welcome and a standing ovation from an enthusiastic audience during the 17th annual Sedona Film Fest. Truly an unforgettable experience! www.sedonafilmfestival.com
The Butterfly Circus Team was honored to be awarded a Crystal Heart Award, the Vision Award for Best Short Film, and also the Audience Favorite Award at the 2010 Heartland Film Festival. LR- Chris Witt, Rebekah Weigel, Joshua Weigel, and Bob Yerkes.
Joshua Weigel won big at the 2010 Carmel Art & Film Festival, taking home the top honor, the first-ever Clint Eastwood Filmmaker Award. Film legend Clint Eastwood was on hand for the opening of the Carmel Art & Film Festival at Carmel’s Sunset Center. Watch here.
The Butterfly Circus wins Best Short Film at the Feel Good Film Festival at the Historic Egyptian Theater in Hollywood, August 13th, 2010.
Lead actor, Nick Vujicic won Best Actor for his debut acting performance in The Butterfly Circus at Method Fest. The film also won the “Best Short Film” award. Read more here.
The Butterfly Circus is a touching tale of a circus that travels across America during the Great Depression. It stars Nick Vujicic as Will–dubbed “the Limbless Man” by the cruel showman at a fairground sideshow, it is only when he joins the Butterfly Circus that he realizes his true potential.