The Krewe of Rex added its first major parade float in decades for the 2012 Mardi Gras. The ‘Butterfly King’
Rex Butterfly shows the process from clay to street through a surreal musical journey.
Directed, edited and scored by Giorgio Bertuccelli it features the work of his brother, master float builder, Jonathan Bertuccelli who is the latest in a lineage of master float builders.
The film also features music form New Orleans artists ; Egg Yolk Jubilee ,Rosemary Malign and Ricky Sebastian
The film is dedicated to the Bertuccelli brothers’ father, Papier-mache master Raoul Bertuccelli.