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Join Carnival Maestro Todd Robbins and award-winning filmmaker, Nick Basile, on a journey into a world of circus freaks, fire eaters, human blockheads, contortionists, professional lunatics and much, much more. | Add synopsis »


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Todd Robbins
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ses Carny
The Great Nippulini

Penn Jillette ... Himself (voice)
Simon Lovell
Chris McDaniel

Dan Meyer ... Himself - Sword Swallower

Stephen Mezo ... Crowd member extra
Jennifer Miller
Harley Newman

David Oliver ... Magician
James Taylor
Pete Terhune (as Poobah)

Directed by
Nick Basile 
Produced by
Nick Basile .... producer
David Boulton .... producer
Michael Canzoniero .... associate producer
Marco Ricci .... associate producer
Todd Robbins .... co-producer
Original Music by
Paul Johnson 
Cinematography by
Trent Ermes 
Film Editing by
Brian Reali 
Art Department
Mike Pappa .... poster design
Sound Department
Carmen Borgia .... sound re-recording mixer
Ramon Olivo .... sound
Visual Effects by
Mike Pappa .... lead animation artist
Jordan Sariego .... visual effects supervisor
Richard Weissman .... lead Inferno artist
Camera and Electrical Department
Elias .... additional photographer
Thomas Justino .... unit still photographer
Stacey Osbeck .... camera operator
Animation Department
Alisa Harris .... animator
Music Department
Carolyn Carenza .... musician: flute
Natalia Paruz .... musical saw
Sarah Jean Porter .... musician: flute
Other crew
Susanna Hari .... adr loop group
Mike Howells .... thanks: end titles
Drew Seltzer .... special thanks

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96 min
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