2021 The Festival at the Musée des Arts Forains on ARTE
Filmed in January 2021 from the astonishing Musée des Arts Forains in Paris, a very special edition of the Festival bringing together former winners.
To be seen on ARTE CONCERT.
Broadcast on ARTE TV: Friday December 31 (3:30 PM).
If the 2021 edition had to be canceled due to the pandemic, the festival nonetheless gratifies its audience with an exceptional show, bringing together a dozen laureates from previous editions - all staged and filmed within the walls of the extraordinary Musée des Arts Forains in Paris.
Between wooden horses, mechanical organs, automatons and other fairground machines from the Belle Époque, we discover a series of acts in which the physical prowess of acrobats, jugglers and contortionists compete with poetry and humor.
An evening presented by the eccentric Calixte de Nigremont.
Also to be seen the 40th FESTIVAL au cirque Phénix (Jan 2019) on ARTE CONCERT until January 23, 2022.