Directed by Icíar Bollaín

Written by Paul Laverty (I, Daniel Blake)

(Spain, UK, Germany - 2018, 104 min, Spanish & English)

World Premiere at the San Sebastian Film Festival - Best Screenplay Award

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

YULI - The Carlos Acosta Story

3 APRIL - Live Film Event from Royal Opera House cinecast to UK and Irish cinemas

Q&A with Carlos Acosta, Icíar Bollaín and Paul Laverty

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Theatrical Release from 12 April 2019

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 UK bestseller autobiography No Way Home