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The Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky

Release Date: May 29th, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
The Russian ballet dancer becomes famous for his amazing control, but spends decades institutionalized with mental illness.

Cast: , , , , , , ,


Genres: Biography, Drama

Distributor: Winstar Cinema

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  • You don't need to have seen a lot of art films to love The Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky. All it takes is compassionate curiosity and perhaps some lingering memory of the world as a child experiences it. show more

  • You will either be in sympathy with it, or not. Much depends on what you bring into the theater. It is possible that those who know most about Nijinsky will be most baffled, because this is not a film about knowing, but about feeling. show more

  • Fans of Nijinsky will savor every minute of Cox's work. Those unfamiliar with Nijinsky but who are curious enough to see this film may find themselves frustrated by its nontraditional documentary style. show more

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