Cirque du Soleil film to make N.A. debut in Montreal
From right, executive producer Jacques Methe, director Andrew Adamson and actress Erica Linz of their 3D film "Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away" pose with Aya Ueto, Japanese actress and the official navigator of the Tokyo International Film Festival at the opening ceremony of the film festival in Tokyo on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
The Canadian Press
Published Tuesday, November 20, 2012 2:46PM EST
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. -- Cirque du Soleil's big screen spectacle "Worlds Away" will make its North American premiere in Montreal.
The 3D movie features acrobatic feats by the world-renowned company, based in Montreal.
The story centres on a young couple who is separated and must make their way through dream-like worlds to find each other.
The film was written and directed by Andrew Adamson and executive produced by James Cameron.
It opened in Japan on Nov. 9 after screening at the Tokyo International Film Festival.
"Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away" debuts in Montreal on Dec. 7 before expanding across North America on Dec. 21.