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113 Ratings

The Tango Lesson

Directed by Sally Potter
United Kingdom, France, 1997
Drama, Music, Romance


Sally Potter is being courted by Hollywood after the success of her last film, but she longs for the freedom of dance. Pablo Veron is a brilliant tanguero but fears that dance leaves no trace.

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The Tango Lesson Directed by Sally Potter

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1997 | Winner: Special Recognition

BAFTA Awards

1998 | Nominee: Best Film not in the English Language

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