Playing film festivals in the USA, Australia and France from 2009-2011 the film won numerous awards including Best Animated Comedy (Dragon*Con 2010).
Bonus features include: Isolated musical score, Audio out takes, storyboards, early animations by 'Bolt' animator Adny Angrand and a new short film titled 'No! Not the Chicken!'.
Writer / Director John Wardlaw has also included his award winning animated short Chessmaster Theatre and its sequel Bloody Revenge both of which ran in the Spike and Mike Festival of Animation
The DVD also features 12 music videos by the band Anti-M, most of which were directed by Wardlaw.
These films are not rated and contain adult language and situations.
I laughed my nuts off!-- David Gerrold (author and television writer)
--David Gerrold / Dorothy Fontana
Hilarious send-up. Very entertaining. Chuck Jones would have loved it. --Jack Bossom, Animazing Spotlight
Lightning 'Bolt'. Writer-Director John Wardlaw set out to make a parody of the animated Dr. Seuss Classic 'How The Grinch Stole Christmas'. What he ended up with years later was an award winning festival favorite that would also serve as a tribute to its star (Jonathan Harris). --Moving Pictures Magazine