When the Circus came to town…
Genre: Fantasy drama
Circus Girl is a 3-minute short fantasy drama shot on an iPhone SE about a lonely teenager, Lollipop girl, who has a mysterious encounter with a dancing Circus girl.
Themes: Loneliness & Rejection
Experiencing rejection or exclusion in childhood for being different can be a lonely experience. To deter this, a child may like to perform to show how interesting and fun they can be. The relationship between the two characters in Circus Girl explores themes of loneliness, and rejection of what is deemed as “different” in society.
5 THINGS ABOUT CIRCUS GIRL
1. One crew
2. Two actors
3. Three locations cut as one
4. Two minutes fifty-nine seconds runtime
5. Zero dialogue
Live Interview with Mikel Fair, Director of the Film Festival Circuit.