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Circus Song

"So we call the circus our world, it is our little world. Beyond the fence is the world, the actual world; on this side of the fence is our own world."


  • Thiago B. Mendonça Director

  • Thiago B. Mendonça Writer

  • Renata Jardim Producer


  • Project Title (Original Language): O Canto da Lona

  • Project Type: Documentary, Short

  • Runtime: 25 minutes

  • Completion Date: September 20, 2013

  • Production Budget: 20,000 USD

  • Country of Origin: Brazil

  • Country of Filming: Brazil

  • Language: Portuguese

  • Shooting Format: digital

  • Film Color: Black & White

  • First-time Filmmaker: No

  • Student Project: No


  • . Prokuplje Short Film Festival Sérbia

  • Shangai Internacional Flm Festival Shangai - China June 20, 2014 Asian Premiere Best Internacional Documentay

  • Canada International Film Festival Candá March 13, 2014 North America Premiere Award of Excellence

  • KO&Digital Festival Internacional de Cine Solidario de Barcelona Barcelona - Espanha Spanish premiere

  • El ojo Cojo Madrid - Spaña

  • FestaFilm - Festival du film lusophone et francophone de Montpellier França Montpellier França December 21, 2014

  • Festival Imago - Courts Métrages Ibéro-Américains de Paris Paris France France premiere

  • FECLAC – Festival de Cortometrajes de Las Condes - Chile Chile Chile

  • Montecatini Internacional Short Film Festival Italia Italia

  • . Cortos de Piriápolis de Película - Argentina Argentina

  • Salón Internacional de la Luz Colômbia Colômbia

  • Festival de Brasília Brasília September 20, 2013 First exibition Best photo, Best Sound

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