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The Ice King

  James Erskine

  United Kingdom     89 minutes

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Available to stream starting September 8, 2021 @ 6:30pm CT, with a 24-hour watch window. Tickets available starting August 23.

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Fed up with the strictures and traditions of competitive figure skating, John Curry set out to change the sport forever, partly as the first openly gay Olympian. He blurred the boundaries between sport and art by injecting his routines with elements of ballet, modern dance, and personal expression. Utilizing incredible archival footage and modern-day reflections from Curry’s friends and contemporaries, The Ice King examines the twists and turns in the life and extraordinary legacy of the skating icon.

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