The Ring is Our Temple

A collaboration with photographer Charlie Clift, Marquee Magic is a portrait of the lives of the people who live and work at Zippos Circus, led by legendary ringmaster and budgie performer Norman Barrett MBE.

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Norman Barrett
Lucio Mauro Zafalon
Emilion Delbosq
Rosey Delarue
Joanamarie Messenger-Austen
Lewis Delbosq Samtus
Kimberly Souren
Nicolas Souren
Huhssei Nyogr
Tamerlan Khadikov


Directed by – Joe Morgan & Charlie Clift
Researcher – Olly Mayhall
Camera – Joe Morgan & Martyna Knitter
Sound – Olly Mayhall
Sound design – Sound Node
Original Score composed by – Molecular Sound
Grading – Alex Berry @ Quality Control