Archaos were the closest there's ever been to a punk circus. For those with an international street theatre background a young bikeboy can be seen around the 31 minute mark.
Long lost film of Legendary French Circus Archaos filmed in Bristol 1991. Directed by circus legend Pierrot Bidon. This show was called BX-91 and featured many performers and teccies who after Archaos went bankrupt later that year went on to feature and drive the new circus movement all around Europe and the world. You can see films/images and read stories about this amazing circus and its creator Pierrot on the Archaos Circus archive at archaos.info