The Hollywood Reporter reviews 'Spartacus & Cassandra'

The Hollywood Reporter reviews Spartacus & Cassandra, which premiered at the parallel ACID section at Cannes 2014.

This 80-minute documentary manages to not only tell a heartrending -- if familiar -- story but also manages to offset the shiver-inducing grittiness of destitution with some lyrical glimpses of hope and short scenes that showcase the simple joys of childhood that these kids are mostly missing out on.

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Spartacus & Cassandra - Moving Docs

Two Romani children are taken in by a young trapeze artist and live with her in a circus on the outskirts of Paris. In this peaceful but fragile haven, the 11 and 13 year old brother and sister are torn between the new destiny that awaits them and their parents who live off the streets.