The Travelling Circus - Gánh xiêc rong

Viêt Linh NguyenVietnam – 1992 – More information on this movie


CHF 21.00 / EUR 19.00

Set in the central highlands of Vietnam, Travelling Circus is a bittersweet story of famine-ridden villagers, who are tricked by an illusion of food into helping a circus that is secretly searching for gold in their region. Through the eyes of a young villager, we witness how their naive hope has tragic consequences. One of the most internationally acclaimed Vietnamese movies from the 1980s.

trigon-film dvd-edition 170
Video DVD (video quality)
Language OV Fix subtitles deutsch, français
Length 76 min. Screen 1:1.37 – 4/3 PAL, b/w Sound DD 1.0 FSK 12+ Region code All regions

For your information: The quality standards of this DVD complies with the old VHS video format only. Unfortunately, no digitally restored basismaterial of this wonderful film is available. Although the image quality does not comply with the standards of our DVD edition, we still have decided to make it available.

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