A film by Juliette Menthonnex
Mia, a former trapeze artist from Florida finds herself at the head of a small circus with her husband in German-speaking Switzerland. Despite an exhausting nomadic lifestyle, Mia has faith in the circus tradition and patience while passing on this cultural heritage to her daughter Simone.
Juliette Menthonnex was born in Zurich in 1994. After her bilingual highschool diploma between Switzerland and Germany, she joined the cinema program at the Lausanne School of Art (ECAL) in 2014. She lives in Lausanne.
Anywhere · documentary · 32' · 2018
The visit · fiction · 9' · 2017
O filho · fiction · 10' · 2017
WithMia Arnosi Stey
Festivals4th INCA IMPERIAL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2019
16th PROVINZIALE – Filmfest Eberswalde 2019
REC Film Festival, Berlin 2019
21st Madurai International Documentary and Short Film Festival 2020
15th POPPY JASPER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2021