Nureyev: Dancing Through Darkness (2004)

Genres - Dance  |   Sub-Genres - Ballet, Biography  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - United Kingdom  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Perry Seibert

Nureyev: Dancing Thorugh Darkness documents the final years in the life of the celebrated dancer Rudolf Nureyev. The film consists of archival footage of the man as well as interviews with those who knew him during this period,. The film focuses on his continued attempts to dance at the highest caliber even though his body was deteriorating.

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AIDS, archival-footage, ballet-dance, dance [art], final-days, icon, interview, reflection [mirror], terminal-illness