Based on the life of international ballet star Carlos Acosta, a young boy rises from the streets of Havana to the heights of classical ballet, becoming the first black principal guest dancer at the Royal Ballet in London.

  • Director

  • Icíar Bollaín

  • Producers

  • Andrea Calderwood & Juan Gordon

  • Executive Producers

  • Pilar Benito, Gail Egan, Joe Oppenheimer, Mark Bell, Carlos Acosta & Debs Paterson

  • Writer

  • Paul Laverty
    Inspired by the life of Carlos Acosta and the autobiography "No Way Home"