FILM: Cirque Du Soleil: Worlds Away 3D (PG)

Founded in 1984 by street performers Guy Laliberte and Gilles Ste-Croix, Cirque du Soleil has conquered the globe with a breathtaking array of acrobatics, clowning and speciality circus acts woven into visually arresting narratives.

Director Andrew Adamson helms this feature film spectacular, which combines scenes from the seven shows running in 2011 in Las Vegas, hanging them around the story of a young woman named Mia who goes to a travelling circus and is plunged into a magical world were anything and everything is possible.

Producer James Cameron (Avatar, Titanic) was involved in the use of eye-popping 3D to accentuate the artistry of the performers.

Released: February 1 (UK & Ireland, selected cinemas), 91 mins