Refracted Glory

DVD Release: September 22, 2014
Refracted Glory


From ancient legends to modern marvels, “Refracted Glory” dives into the centuries of intrigue surrounding hummingbirds.

Watch slow-motion footage of the awe-inspiring hummingbird. Explore the physics of hovering flight, alongside scientists, pilots and engineers. Learn about hummingbird biology and why finding their fossils in Europe is significant.

Join David Rives in this study of hummingbirds and venture into ancient history, modern engineering, intriguing discoveries and eternal truth.

Dove Review

Most of us have watched hummingbirds and are in awe of these beautiful, little creatures that God created. As you sit quietly and watch the birds hum around flowers and feeders, take in all the amazing information “Refracted Glory” presents about hummingbirds. Learn all about their wings, their tongue, and past cultural rituals.

In this documentary, you will hear the discussions of biologists, scientists, historians and environmentalists as they examine everything about hummingbirds. They even talk about the fact that these birds could not have “evolved,” but that only God could have created them. These unique marvels are inspiring wonders of a Divine creation.

“Refracted Glory” is an educational documentary about these colorful, mighty, little birds. We are proud to award “Refracted Glory” the Dove “Faith-Friendly” Seal for all ages.

Content Description

Sex: none
Language: none
Violence: none
Drugs: none
Nudity: none
Other: none


Reviewer: Donna Rolfe
Source: Video
Company: Border Watch Films
Director: Benjamin Owen
Producer: Benjamin Owen
Genre: Documentary
Runtime: 90 min.
Industry Rating: Not Rated