Desert Dancer

Desert Dancer (2014)

Be Brave. Be Bold. Be Free.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2014-07-03
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 38 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 38min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: May 13 Films
  • Production Country: Morocco, Romania, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • Director:
star 7.1
From 38 Ratings
6.2 49 33%


Inspirational true story of Iranian dancer Afshin Ghaffarian, who risked his life for his dream to become a dancer despite a nationwide dancing ban.

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  • Editing Chris Gill Editor
    Production Pippa Cross Producer
    Sound Benjamin Wallfisch Music
    Costume & Make-Up Louise Stjernsward Costume Design
    Sound Ian Neil Music Supervisor
    Production Izabella Miko Producer
    Editing Celia Haining Editor
    Production Manuel Puro Casting
    Sound Ruth Sullivan Foley
    Camera Carlos Catalán Director of Photography
    Art Alistair Kay Art Direction
    Directing Richard Raymond Director
    Production Richard Raymond Producer
    Crew Bjørn Ståle Bratberg Second Unit Cinematographer
    Writing Jon Croker Screenplay
    Visual Effects Paul Driver Visual Effects Producer
    Costume & Make-Up Dana Schondelmeyer Costume Supervisor
    Sound Andy Shelley Supervising Sound Editor
    Sound Stephen Griffiths Supervising Sound Editor
    Sound Sandy Buchanan Foley
    Visual Effects Ben Shepherd Visual Effects Supervisor
    Art Abdellah Baadil Assistant Art Director
    Lighting Abderrahim Bissar Rigging Gaffer
    Directing Liz West Script Supervisor
    Sound Blair Jollands Sound Effects Editor
    Crew Akram Khan Choreographer
    Costume & Make-Up Sophie Slotover Makeup Designer
    Production Luis Astorquia Producer
    Production Fabiola Beracasa Producer
    Art Shahram Karimi Production Design
    Sound Iain Cooke Music Supervisor
    Lighting Raimon Bufí Gaffer
    Camera Lotfi El Gorda First Assistant Camera
    Camera Ben Oliver First Assistant Camera
    Camera Thomas English Steadicam Operator
    Sound Will Whale Sound Recordist
    Costume & Make-Up Morag Smith Key Hair Stylist
    Costume & Make-Up Sarah Downes Makeup Artist
    Costume & Make-Up Alison Lewis Assistant Costume Designer