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Untitled Ralph Fiennes Rudolf Nureyev project

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Synopsis

Drama about the iconic Russian ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev, focusing on one of the most important incidents in his life.
The celebrated dancer defected from the Soviet Union to the West in 1961, despite KGB efforts to stop him. The volatile former Royal Ballet star's stage partners included Margot Fonteyn and Yvette Chauviré.

Details

Year
2016
Type of film
Features
Director
Ralph Fiennes
Producer
Gabrielle Tana
Co-Producer
Francois Ivernel
Screenwriter
David Hare (screenplay), Julie Kavangh (Nureyev biography)

Production Company

BBC Films
BBC Broadcasting House
7th Floor, Zone A
Portland Place
London
W1A 1AA
+44 (0)203 614 4445
bbcfilms@bbc.co.uk
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcfilms