Cirque de SoleilTM Journey of Man is a celebration of the human spirit that combines the artistry and music of Cirque du SoleilTM with the power of giant screen film. Filmed on location at various natural and historical landmarks around the world, the film follows the stages of human development from birth to maturity, with each stage introduced by a Cirque du Soleil act.

Length: 38:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 1999
  • Date Released:
    December 1999
  • Alternate Titles:
  • Status: Inactive
  • 3D: Yes
  • Run Time: 31-50
  • Formats: 8/70, 15/70
  • Distributor:

    Sony Pictures Classics

  • Produced By:
    Sony Pictures Classics, Northern Sun Productions
  • Executive Producer: Mitchell Cannold
  • Producer: Peter Wagg, Andre Picard, Antoine Compin, Charis Horton
  • Director:  Keith Melton
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Peter Wagg
  • Cinematography: Reed Smoot
  • Sound Editor: 
  • Visual Effects:
  • Music/Score:  Benoit Jutras
  • Editor: Harry Miller III
  • Narrator: Ian McKellen
  • Other Credits: Alan Markowitz, visual effects supervisor for Imagica USA
  • Sponsors:


  • Drama



  • Best Film, Giant Screen Theater Association (GSTA), 2000
  • Best Cinematography, Giant Screen Theater Association (GSTA), 2000

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