On Morocco’s old pirate coast, in the city of Salé, a new generation of pirates are setting sail in Morocco’s first professional circus. Hundreds of teenagers come to audition here each year, looking for a new future.
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Reminds me in a lesser way of Minervini's work with documentaries based on trust-building. Pirates of Salé is another lesson: that even in the poorest slums there are kids with their mind set on art, even if they're robbed every day on the way to the circus.