Yuli tells the life story of celebrated Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta, as well as the story of how a child became a dancer. Yuli is the nickname given to Carlos Acosta by his father, Pedro, who considers him the son of Ogun, an African god and a fighter. As a child Yuli avoids discipline and education, his father, sends him to the National Ballet School of Cuba. The boy in years, becomes the first black dancer to be cast in some of the most prestigious companies such as the Royal Ballet in London. Directed by Icíar Bollaín from the script by Ken Loach’s legendary screenwriter Paul Laverty, and featuring Acosta as himself, Yuli is a vibrant, warm, powerful film about art, identity, sacrifice, courage, family, and determination.
Original title :  Yuli
Genre :  Biography, Drama
Year :  2018
Length :  106 minutes
Director :  Iciar Bollain
Country :  Spain
Laura De la Uz
Edlison Manuel Olbera Nunez
Keyvin Martinez
Santiago Alfonso
Carlos Acosta
Yerlin Pérez
Release date  17 July 2020

En attente de classement

subtitled in English

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