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    San Antonio, Texas — “Refracted Glory” screened at the Christian Worldview Film Festival held March 12-14, where it was nominated for two awards; Best Documentary and Best Origianal Music Score.  Representing the film were Benjamin Owen, Gabriel Hudelson, Caleb Phipps and Matthew Duran.

    “It was an honor to be a finalist in the Christian Worldview Film Festival next to so many great films.” Owen said. “It’s nice talking with viewers after the screenings, and someone always has a hummingbird story to share.”

    The event featured 80 films, plus 6 showcase films and musical performances.  There were around 1,000 people attending throughout the week and 14 awards were presented at the closing ceremony.

    You can view the finalists films at: www.christianworldviewfilmfestival.com

  • IndieFEST Film Awards has presented Border Watch Films with an Award of Merit for “Refracted Glory.”


    Each year IndieFEST Film Awards receives thousands of entries from all around the world. Quality and creativity are celebrated in three levels of awards: Best of Show, Award of Excellence and Award of Merit.  Notable artistic and technical productions are recognized at the Award of Merit award level.  The judging takes place by in-house staff and a committee of industry professionals including Emmy, Telly and Communicator award recipients.

    “Refracted Glory” won the Award of Merit in three competition categories; documentary feature, children/family programming and Christian.  “We are very thankful for this Award of Merit from the IndieFEST,” responded the film’s producer, Benjamin Owen, “and give God the glory; as we did in this film.”

    As with the Tellys and regional Emmy Awards,  entries do not compete against each other. Instead, entries are judged against a high standard of merit and are scored accordingly. Judges score entries on a performance scale and winning entries are recognized and awarded as Awards of Excellence, Awards of Merit or no award.  Learn more at: www.theindiefest.com

    View the Press Release | Downloadable PDF (November 24, 2014)


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