Nureyev (2018)

Film details

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2018

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Documentary. The life and career of ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev, covering his humble beginnings, his defecting from Soviet Russia and his fame far beyond the world of ballet. The film discusses Nureyev's role in East-West relations and it features dance tableaux created by Russell Maliphant (formerly of the Royal Ballet).

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