The Maine Coast, so distant from most of America, is in fact where America began. Rugged and raw, it has inspired a nation's creative genius - poets, painters, and ponderers. And still today it is the coast to which millions of Americans turn for recreation or re-creation.
Four people observe and narrate the story of one another’s families, revealing the unique social bonds they have formed by choice, by birth, and by circumstance.
Circus Dreams captures charismatic teen performers on a voyage of artistic and personal self-discovery as they fight to save the only traveling youth circus in the United States from closing forever. With a heartwarming story and great characters, this vibrant documentary is an inspiring testament to the power of youthful dreams.
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