The White Crow

United Kingdom, France, 2018 / 127 Mins

Director: Ralph Fiennes

Starring: Oleg Ivenko, Ralph Fiennes


The incredible true story of legendary dancer Rudolf Nureyev is brought vividly to life by Ralph Fiennes and David Hare. From Nureyev's poverty-stricken childhood in the Soviet city of Ufa, to his blossoming as a student dancer in Leningrad, to his nail-biting escape from the KGB and defection to the West at the height of the Cold War, The White Crow is a gripping, revelatory look at a unique artist who transformed the wolrd of ballet forever.