In a desperate attempt to host his own children’s nature show, a fumbling filmmaker travels 3,000 miles asking North Americans how to save the endangered monarch butterfly, and ourselves, from extinction.
Jackson Wild Media Awards Honorable Mention 2022, Planet in Focus Film Festival 2022, RoleCall Indie Film Showcase, Blue Ridge Film Festival 2023, Atlanta Docufest 2023
About the filmmaker
Fraser Jones is a nonfiction filmmaker hailing from Atlanta, Georgia. After studying film at NYU, he directed a docu-comedy feature film called Your Ride Is Here, wrote a show for Nickelodeon, went to clown school, and made a few documentaries about the environment, including his comedic-nature-documentary Where The Butterflies Go. His personal work has earned him a Vimeo Staff Pick, The Redford Center Grant, The Spiritual Ecology Fellowship, PBS’ Reel South Award, and numerous awards at international film festivals. Fraser aims to continue combining nonfiction filmmaking and humor in hopes of making people feel less alone.