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Circo (2010)
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Call no.:
DVD 020 839
Title:
Circo
Originally produced:
2010
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Gorgeously filmed along the back roads of rural Mexico, Circo follows the Ponce family's hardscrabble circus as it struggles to stay together despite mounting debt, dwindling audiences, and a simmering family conflict. Tino, the ringmaster, is driven by his dream to lead his parents' circus to success and corrals the energy of his whole family, including his four young children, towards their singular goal. But his wife Ivonne is determined to make a change.
Credits:
First Run Features ; ITVS ; Hecho a Mano Films ; produced, directed & photographed by Aaron L. Schock ; produced by Jannat Gargi ; written by Aaron Schock & Mark Becker.
Edition:
Widescreen.
Publication:
[New York] : First Run Features, [2011]
Languages:
In Spanish with English subtitles.
Details:
1 DVD (75 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
New York (State)
Mexico
Studio(s):
Gran Circo México
Independent Television Service
Hecho a Mano Films
Director(s):
Schock, Aaron
Screenwriter(s):
Schock, Aaron
Becker, Mark
Producer(s):
Schock, Aaron
Gargi, Jannat
Performer(s):
Featuring Gran Circo México: Juventino "Tino" Ponce Ledezma, Ivonne Galindo Valenzuela, Juventino "Cáscaras" Ponce Galindo, Julio César Ponce Galindo, Moisés Ponce Galindo, Alexia Guadalupe Ponce Galindo, Alfredo "Don Gilberto" Ponce García, Guadalupe "Doña Lupe" Ledezma Ortiz, Gilberto "Tacho" Ponce Ledezma, Erika Ponce Ledezma, Reyna Irene Ponce Ledezma, Alexandra García Tirado, Naydelín Virgen Ponce.
Production:
Edited by Mark Becker ; original score by Calexico.
Notes:
Originally produced as a documentary motion picture in 2010.
Subjects:
Gran Circo México.
Circus Mexico.
Circus performers Mexico Biography.
Circus owners Mexico Biography.
Genre:
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Biographical films
Genre: Documentary films
Year: 2010s
Spoken language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Title: Circo
Director: Schock, Aaron
Actor: Galindo Valenzuela, Ivonne
Actor: Ponce Galindo, Alexia Guadalupe
Actor: Ponce Galindo, Julio César
Actor: Ponce Galindo, Juventino
Musical score composer: Calexico (Musical group)
Production studio: Gran Circo México
Production studio: Hecho a Mano Films
Production studio: Independent Television Service
Country of production: Mexico
Country of production: New York (State)
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes