Documentary Made with the full support of The Nureyev Foundation and narrated by Dame Sian Phillips, this revealing documentary explores the life of arguably the most famous male ballet dancer of all time. The film chronicles the rise of Rudolf Nureyev from humble beginnings in Russia to global superstar via his eventual defection to the West across a highly charged political divide. The documentary incorporates previously unseen footage and dance segments directed by Russell Maliphant.

Directed by Jacqui Morris, David Morris

Starring Ghislaine Thesmar, Dame Sian Phillips, Alla Osipenko


109 mins
12A certificate

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