The last Russian Emperor and the dancer who established the fame of the Russian ballet. A passion that could have changed the history of Russia. A love story that became a legend.
There are days in each person's life that can change it forever. When the most important thing happens. You hear the voice of love. And you make your choice.
But if the ruler of an empire falls in love with a dancer who can mesmerize with her beauty...
The Assumption Cathedral, the Kremlin, the Khodynka Field, the royal palaces, the stages of the Mariinsky and the Bolshoi theatres — this is where the heart of the eternal Russia is beating.
This large-scale costume drama directed by Alexei Uchitel (His “Wife's Diary” was the Russian submission for Oscar 2000) which caused a lot of controversy in Russia stars Michalina Olszanska (“Sobibor”), Lars Eidinger (“Clouds of Sils Maria”), Danila Kozlovsky (“Hardcore Henry”), Sergey Garmash (“Naparnik”) and others.
ACME FILM OÜ
Danila Kozlovski, Michalina Olszanska, Lars Eidinger, Luise Wolfram, Sergei Garmaš