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The White Crow

In 1961, young Russian ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev arrives in Paris to perform with the Kirov Ballet. Nureyev immediately falls in love with the city, but his KGB minders become increasingly suspicious of his behaviour and his developing friendship with young Chilean heiress Clara Saint.

1 hour, 56 minutes

Last on

Sat 23 Jan 2021 21:30

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:07

    DAISHI DANCE

    Many Many Many Stars Away Feat.Coldfeet(Mitomi Tokoto Limited Express Mix.)

Credits

Role Contributor
Rudolf Nureyev Oleg Ivenko
Clara Saint Adele Exarchopoulos
Xenia Iosifovna Pushkina Chulpan Khamatova
Alexander Ivanovich Pushkin Ralph Fiennes
Strizhevsky Aleksey Morozov
Pierre Lacotte Raphael Personnaz
Gregory Alexinsky Olivier Rabourdin
Farida Nureyeva Ravshana Kurkova
Teja Kremke Louis Hofmann
Yuri Soloviev Sergei Polunin
Director Ralph Fiennes
Writer David Hare

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