At the height of the Great Depression, the showman of a renowned circus leads his troupe through the devastated American landscape, lifting the spirits of audiences along the way. During their travels they discover a man without limbs at a carnival sideshow, but after an intriguing encounter with the showman he becomes driven to hope against everything he has ever believed. Starring Eduardo Verástegui (Bella), Doug Jones (Pan's Labyrinth, Fantastic Four) and featuring the debut performance of Nick Vujicic.
Click on the picture above or Go see this 20 minute thing of beauty by Director, Joshua Weigel, right here : The Butterfly Circus
***thanks to Kevin Von Qualen for bringing this to my attention. wowza! cinematic illustration of the Great Depression and the tiniest glimmer of Hope that brought humankind through it. I wonder if any of the actors are wearing feedsack dresses? The photo looks much like a scene from Burning Man, eh?