From Nureyev’s poverty-stricken childhood in the Soviet city of Ufa to his blossoming as a student dancer in Leningrad, to his arrival at the epicenter of western culture in Paris in the early 1960s and a nail-biting stand-off at the Le Bourget airport, The White Crow is the true story of an incredible journey by a unique artist who transformed the world of ballet forever. Directed by Ralph Fiennes, who also stars.

 

Running Time: 2h 7m • R • UK (some subtitles)

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