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74 Ratings

White Nights

Directed by Taylor Hackford
United States, 1985


An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American who has married a Russian woman lives with her. He is to become a dancer for the Bolshoi again, but he wishes to escape, but can he trust the American?

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White Nights Directed by Taylor Hackford

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1986 | Winner: Best Music, Original Song

1986 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Song

Golden Globes (USA)

1986 | Winner: Best Original Song - Motion Picture

1986 | Nominee: Best Original Score - Motion Picture

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