The Academy screening in Copenhagen

Ursula Emilie Glismann’s film ‘The Academy’ is screening at Sangria #1 23rd January 2013. Sangria is a series of screenings of independent ethnographic films, held in Gethsemane Church, Copenhagen. The event is free and starts at 8pm – sangria will be served! The Academy by Ursula Emilie Glismann The Academy of Circus Arts is a small travelling circus school, that operates from the big top, and combines the education of artists with performances at various town shows and fairs around the English countryside. Primarily an observational piece, the film follows Emma through her first season, and explores the everyday lives behind the curtain of the mythical circus. Through hard training and emotional turmoil, friendships develop as an artist is created.