Acephale Acephale


Cuba/Spain/UK/Germany  – 2019 – 104′

The film follows Carlos Acosta – nicknamed Yuli by his father – from growing up on the streets of his native Cuba, through his time at the country’s National Dance School, to performing at London’s prestigious Royal Ballet.

Based on his 2007 bestseller autobiography No Way Home. Written by Paul Laverty (I, Daniel Blake)


L’incroyable destin de Carlos Acosta, danseur étoile, des rues de Cuba au Royal Ballet de Londres.


  • Director /Réalisatrice

Icíar Bollaín

  • Festivals

San Sebastian (Best Screenplay Award)

Spanish Goya Awards – Best New Actor, Best Cinematography, Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Quotes/Critques

The Guardian


  • Stills / Images

Share Project :

  • Categories:
  • Share Project :