The White Crow (12A)
Dir: Ralph Fiennes
Cast: Oleg Ivenko, Ralph Fiennes, Louis Hofmann
UK/Fr, 2018, 127 mins, English, French & Russian dialogue with subtitles
A thrilling biopic following the story of Rudolf Nureyev, the famous ballet dancer for the Kirov Ballet Company, as he travels to Paris in 1961 for his first trip outside the Soviet Union. With KGB officers watching his every move, he is forced to make a heart-breaking decision. An ode to the beauty of the human physique and a glimpse into the political history of the time.