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Magical World of Circus TV Series in Europe

ARTE.TV, the premier European arts channel, is hosting the Magical World of Circus for its European viewers this winter season. This online arts TV provider describes itself  as standing for”…cultural diversity and multilingualism. ARTE uncovers new talent, encourages artistic creativity, and preserves and promotes Europe’s cultural heritage. ARTE supports talented film-makers as a co-producer and shows ambitious new creations, daring drama and series.”

Starting in December and spanning a number of months for each particular show, ARTE.TV will offer a variety of circus viewing options, exploring both historical influences and contemporary ideas in circus. Below is a listing of what is on the docket. Please be advised that not every video is available in all countries. Consult the links to see if you have viewing rights from your location:

A documentary on Roncalli Circus called Rêver le cirque
Cirque du Soleil’s O
Seven Fingers Reversible
A classic film called Le Plus Grand Cirque du Monde
38th Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain

For more information on scheduling, visitArte.tv

Feature photo courtesy of Cirque du Soleil
Kim Campbell
Editor-in-Chief at CircusTalk.News, Writer -USA
Kim Campbell is the editor of CircusTalk News. They have written about circus for Spectacle magazine, Circus Now, Circus Promoters and were a resident for Circus Stories, Le Cirque Vu Par with En Piste in 2015 at the Montreal Completement Cirque Festival. They are the former editor of American Circus Educators magazine, as well as a staff writer for the web publication Third Coast Review, where they write about circus, theatre, arts and culture. Kim is a member of the American Theater Critics Association.
In 2019 as editor for CircusTalk News, Kim was on the jury at el Festival Iberoamericano de Circo (FIRCO) and presented the first CircusTalk Critic's Choice Award.

 

Kim Campbell

Kim Campbell is the editor of CircusTalk News. They have written about circus for Spectacle magazine, Circus Now, Circus Promoters and were a resident for Circus Stories, Le Cirque Vu Par with En Piste in 2015 at the Montreal Completement Cirque Festival. They are the former editor of American Circus Educators magazine, as well as a staff writer for the web publication Third Coast Review, where they write about circus, theatre, arts and culture. Kim is a member of the American Theater Critics Association. In 2019 as editor for CircusTalk News, Kim was on the jury at el Festival Iberoamericano de Circo (FIRCO) and presented the first CircusTalk Critic's Choice Award.