Premiering at Tribeca: Cinematographer David McFarland Shoots ’12 Mighty Orphans’

Production Hub Staff

June 14, 2021

Cinematographer David McFarland’s latest work 12 Mighty Orphans premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival today, June 14. Directed by Ty Roberts, the film tells the historic story of the Mighty Mites, a team of the Fort Worth orphans who were trained by Rusty Russell (Luke Wilson). A legendary high school football coach, he shocked his colleagues by giving up a high-profile position to teach and coach at an orphanage.

Cinematographer David McFarland’s latest work 12 Mighty Orphans premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival today, June 14. Directed by Ty Roberts, the film tells the historic story of the Mighty Mites, a team of the Fort Worth orphans who were trained by Rusty Russell (Luke Wilson). A legendary high school football coach, he shocked his colleagues by giving up a high-profile position to teach and coach at an orphanage.