Cirque du Soleil Presents ALEGRIA

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"If You Have No Voice, Scream; If You Have No Legs, Run; If You Have No Hope, Invent"
  • 2001
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 8.5  (658)

Cirque du Soleil Presents ALEGRIA is a 2001 film featuring a spectacular display of the world-renowned circus troupe, Cirque du Soleil. The film captures the essence of the highly acclaimed ALEGRIA show, which has dazzled audiences worldwide with its mesmerizing performances and thrilling acrobatics. The story of ALEGRIA revolves around an old monarchy that has lost its king and has now become fragmented. The film presents the audience with a mystical journey of the different characters who reside within this monarchy, each representing a different emotion such as joy, love, and power.

The film begins with the opening ceremony of the magnificent circus show that sets the tone for the rest of the film. Spectators are introduced to the world of ALEGRIA, characterized by its colorful setting and a cast of characters embodied in stunning, intricate costumes.

The audience is then taken on a journey through the various acts of the circus, each more impressive than the last. From jaw-dropping aerial acrobatics to mesmerizing contortionists, the performers' artistry and skill are nothing short of remarkable. The performers' stunts are seen as they defy gravity, balance, juggle, and soar through the air with ease.

One of the most captivating performances in the film is the trapeze act. The breathtaking stunts performed on this apparatus leave the audience awestruck as the performers fly high above the stage, free-falling and gracefully flipping through the air. Additionally, the jugglers’ act was equally impressive, as they juggled flaming torches and even the characters on the stage.

The film also features several dance performances, some of which serve as narrative elements, driving the story forward. The choreography is elegant and graceful, complemented by beautiful music that serves as a backdrop. The dance is visually stunning, capturing the audience's attention as the performers evoke different emotions through their movements.

The film also showcases the individual performances of Ebon Grayman, Tamir Erdenesaikan, and Batmuhkh Batjargal. Ebon Grayman's quirky character serves as a constant throughout the show, providing comic relief and charming the audience with his witty antics. Tamir Erdenesaikan's character represents fragility and vulnerability, and his performance is a beautiful portrayal of these emotions. Batmuhkh Batjargal's character manifests as a proud and powerful figure, and her performance is both captivating and awe-inspiring.

The film's climax presents a thrilling narrative that brings all the elements of the show together. The climax of this beautiful spectacle is a fiesta that brings all the characters together in a joyful celebration, marking the end of their journey.

Overall, Cirque du Soleil Presents ALEGRIA is a breathtaking performance that is sure to leave audiences spellbound. It is a fusion of art, music, and incredible circus performances executed with flawless technical precision. While the film might not have a cohesive narrative, it brings forth a beautiful display of art and entertainment that is a feast for the senses.

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    1 hr 30 min
  • IMDB Rating
    8.5  (658)