Blog post by Tina Winterlik © 2011
This is just so Awesome, I have to Share! I hope you'll watch all of it, I was so touched, it's so beautiful. Please Share this beautiful film. So many powerful messages about love, compassion, empathy, strength, courage, just AMAZING! Now they are going to make it into a Feature Film!
The Butterfly Circus Website
At the height of the Great Depression, the showman of a renowned circus discovers a man without limbs being exploited at a carnival sideshow, but after an intriguing encounter with the showman he becomes driven to hope against everything he has ever believed.
Directed by: Joshua Weigel; Written by: Joshua Weigel & Rebekah Weigel
Produced by: Joshua Weigel, Rebekah Weigel & Angie Alvarez
Starring: Eduardo Verastegui (Bella, Chasing Papi), Nick Vujicic (Life Without Limbs) &; Doug Jones (Pan's Labyrinth, Fantastic Four - Rise of the Silver Surfer, Hellboy)
|The Butterfly Circus|
Who created this Fantastic Film?
Joshua and Rebekah Weigel have been married for 14 years and write and produce together as a creative team with the goal of creating meaningful films that entertain, challenge and inspire. Their most recent work,“The Butterfly Circus”, was directed by Joshua and stars Nick Vujicic, Eduardo Verástegui (Bella) and Doug Jones (Pan’s Labyrinth, Fantastic Four).
Seen now by nearly 10 million people worldwide, and having garnered numerous awards, Joshua and Rebekah are currently working to expand the short into a feature length film.
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