SKU 4788


Alan Bates ..... Sergei Diaghilev George de la Peña ..... Vaslav Nijinsky Leslie Browne ..... Romola de Pulsky Carla Fracci ..... Tamara Karsavina Ronald Pickup ..... Igor Stravinsky Vernon Dobtcheff ..... Sergei Grigoriev Frederick Jaeger ..... Gabriel Astruc Janet Suzman ..... Emilia Marcus Siân Phillips ..... Lady Ripon Alan Badel ..... Baron de Gunzburg Colin Blakely ..... Vassili Ronald Lacey ..... Léon Bakst Jeremy Irons ..... Mikhail Fokine Anton Dolin ..... Maestro Cecchetti Hetty Baynes ..... Magda

The story of Vaslav Nijinsky, who is widely believed to be one of the greatest ballet dancers of all time. The film puts forth the idea that both the dancer's consuming ambition to succeed and self-enforced heterosexuality drove him to madness. Eventually, schizophrenia leads to irreversible decline.

DVD-R is in English with no subtitles. Approx. 124 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

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