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Independent Lens | Circo | Clip 1 | PBS Premiering May 3, 2012. Check local listings: some downtime during the Ponce Family Circus's tour of the Mexican countryside, the children explore a nearby campground and palatial estate in this excerpt from the documentary, Circo.The Ponce family's hardscrabble circus has lived and performed on the back roads of Mexico since the 19th century. But can their way of life survive into the 21st century? Circo intimately portrays the Ponce family circus as it struggles to make a living off its artistry, sweat, and wit against the backdrop of Mexico's collapsing rural economy.Learn more about "Independent Lens": "Independent Lens" films online:
Length: 02:51


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