The White Crow 5 years old

To dance you must be free

The White Crow

The story of Rudolf Nureyev, whose escape to the West stunned the world at the height of the Cold War. With his magnetic presence, Nureyev emerged as ballet’s most famous star, a wild and beautiful dancer limited by the world of 1950s Leningrad. His flirtation with Western artists and ideas led him into a high-stakes game of cat and mouse with the KGB.


The White Crow Cast

Name Character
Ralph Fiennes He was 56, now 61 years old as Alexander Pushkin
Chulpan Khamatova She was 43, now 48 years old as Xenia
Nadezhda Markina She was 60, now 65 years old as bureaucrat
Louis Hofmann He was 21, now 26 years old as Teja Kremke
Raphaël Personnaz He was 37, now 42 years old as Pierre Lacotte
Adèle Exarchopoulos She was 25, now 30 years old as Clara Saint
Yves Heck He was 47, now 52 years old as Jagaud-Lachaume
Sergei Polunin He was 29, now 34 years old as Yuri Soloviev
Olivier Rabourdin He was 60, now 64 years old as Alexinsky
Mar Sodupe She was 47, now 51 years old as Helena Romero

The White Crow Crew

Name Department
Anne Seibel as Production Design. She was 19 (now 24) years old Art
Anja Dihrberg as Casting. She was 55 (now 60) years old Production
Madeline Fontaine as Costume Design. She was 69 (now 74) years old Costume & Make-Up
Mike Eley as Cinematography. He was 59 (now 64) years old Crew
Barney Pilling as Editor. He was 19 (now 24) years old Editing
Ralph Fiennes as Director. He was 56 (now 61) years old Directing
Ilan Eshkeri as Music. He was 42 (now 46) years old Sound
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The White Crow (5 years)

To dance you must be free

  • Release day: Friday, August 31, 2018
  • Runtime: 127 minutes