Mirror Blu-ray

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Curzon Artificial Eye B01BFH7QT4 #ad - Mirror' is the celebrated russian director Andrei Tarkovsky's most autobiographical work in which he reflects upon his own childhood and the destiny of the Russian people. From the opening sequence of a boy being cured of a stammer by hypnotism, to scene in a printing works which encapsulates the Stalinist era, "Mirror" has an extraordinary resonance and repays countless viewings.

Mirror Blu-ray #ad - The film's many layers intertwine real life and family relationships - Tarkovsky's father, reads his own poems on the soundtrack and Tarkovsky's mother appears as herself - with memories of childhood, the poet Arseny Tarkovsky, dreams and nightmares.

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4K Restoration - Special Edition Blu-ray - The Sacrifice

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Kino Classics #ad - Andrei tarkovsky’s final masterpiece, The Sacrifice 1986 is a haunting vision of a world threatened with nuclear annihilation. The family descends into a state of psychological devastation, brilliantly evoked by Tarkovsky’s arresting palette of luminous grays washing over the bleak landscape around their home.

Made as he was dying of cancer, a profoundly moving, The Sacrifice is Tarkovsky’s closing artistic testament, redemptive tragedy steeped in unforgettable imagery and heart-wrenching emotion. Special features: "booklet with excerpts from andrei tarkovsky’s diaries and an essay by film scholar robert bird |disc one: audio commentary by layla alexander-garrett, a documentary on the making of THE SACRIFICE 102 minutes | Interview with Michał Leszczyłowski, Andrei Tarkovksy’s translator on the set of THE SACRIFICE | Trailer | Disc Two: DIRECTED BY ANDREI TARKOVSKY, editor ofTHE SACRIFICE and director of DIRECTED BY ANDREI TARKOVSKY" Shrink-wrapped.

4K Restoration - Special Edition Blu-ray - The Sacrifice #ad - As a wealthy swedish family celebrates the birthday of their patriarch Alexander Erland Josephson, Cries and Whispers, news of the outbreak of World War III reaches their remote Baltic island — and the happy mood turns to horror. The film’s masterful cinematography is by Sven Nykvist, Ingmar Bergman’s longtime collaborator.

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Nostalghia Blu-ray

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Kino Lorber films KV1233BR #ad - In a series of dreams, his ambivalent feelings for Eugenia and her Italy, the poet's nostalgia for his homeland and his longing for his wife, and his sense of kinship with Domenico become intertwined. In an ancient spa town, he meets the lunatic Domenico, who years earlier had imprisoned his own family in his house for seven years to save them from the evils of the world.

Seeing some deep truth in Domenico's act, Andrei becomes drawn to him. Shrink-wrapped. The russian poet andrei gorchakov, accompanied by guide and translator Eugenia, is traveling through Italy researching the life of an 18th-century Russian composer. Factory sealed DVD.

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Stalker Feature Blu-ray

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Criterion Collection #ad - A religious allegory, a reflection of contemporaneous political anxieties, a meditation on film itself Stalker envelops the viewer by opening up a multitude of possible meanings. Blu-ray special edition features- new 2k digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack- new interview with geoff dyer, author of zona: a book about a Film About a Journey to a Room- Interview from 2002 with cinematographer Alexander Knyazhinsky- Interview from 2002 with set designer Rashit Safiullin- Interview from 2002 with composer Eduard Artemyev- New English subtitle translation- More!- PLUS: An essay by critic Mark Le Fanu Shrink-wrapped.

Andrei tarkovsky s final soviet feature is a metaphysical journey through an enigmatic postapocalyptic landscape, and a rarefied cinematic experience like no other. Adapting a science-fiction novel by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky, Tarkovsky created an immersive world with a wealth of material detail and a sense of organic atmosphere.

Stalker Feature Blu-ray #ad - A hired guide the stalker leads a writer and a scientist into the heart of the Zone, where the three men eventually zero in on the Room, the restricted site of a long-ago disaster, a place rumored to fulfill one s most deeply held desires. Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped.

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Andrei Rublev Blu-ray

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Criterion Collection #ad - Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Hoberman Shrink-wrapped. Special edition features • new 2k digital restoration of the director’s preferred 185-minute cut, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack • new 2k digital transfer of the original 205-minute version of the film, tarkovsky’s 1961 student thesis film • the three andreis, the Passion According to Andrei • Steamroller and Violin, a 1966 documentary about the writing of the film’s script • On the Set of “Andrei Rublev, ” a 1966 documentary about the making of the film • New interviews with actor Nikolai Burlyaev and cinematographer Vadim Yusov by filmmakers Seán Martin and Louise Milne • New interview with film scholar Robert Bird • Selected-scene commentary from 1998 featuring film scholar Vlada Petric • New video essay by filmmaker Daniel Raim • New English subtitle translation • PLUS: An essay by critic J.

Appearing here in the director’s preferred 185-minute cut as well as the version that was originally suppressed by Soviet authorities, faith, the masterwork Andrei Rublev is one of Tarkovsky’s most revered films, an arresting meditation on art, and endurance. This dreamlike and remarkably tactile film follows andrei rublev as he passes through a series of poetically linked scenes—snow falls inside an unfinished church, naked pagans stream through a thicket during a torchlit ritual, a boy oversees the clearing away of muddy earth for the forging of a gigantic bell—gradually emerging as a man struggling mightily to preserve his creative and religious integrity.

Andrei Rublev Blu-ray #ad - Tracing the life of a renowned icon painter, the second feature by Andrei Tarkovsky vividly conjures the murky world of medieval Russia. Shrink-wrapped.

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Solaris The Criterion Collection Blu-ray

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Criterion Collection 1978 #ad - Solaris The Criterion Collection Blu-ray #ad - In solaris, andrei rublev gives us a brilliantly original science-fiction epic that challenges our conceptions about love, truth, the legendary Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky Ivan’s Childhood, and humanity itself. When cosmonaut and psychologist kris kelvin is sent to investigate, he experiences the strange phenomena that afflict the Solaris crew, sending him on a voyage into the darkest recesses of his own consciousness.

Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Ground control has been receiving strange transmissions from the remaining residents of the Solaris space station. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.

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Set Blu-ray - Ingmar Bergman's Cinema

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Sony Pictures Home Entertainment #ad - In honor of ingmar bergman’s 100th birthday, the Criterion Collection is proud to present the most comprehensive collection of his films ever released on home video. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. One of the most revelatory voices to emerge from the postwar explosion of international art-house cinema, Bergman was a master storyteller who startled the world with his stark intensity and naked pursuit of the most profound metaphysical and spiritual questions.

Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The struggles of faith and morality, the nature of dreams, and the agonies and ecstasies of human relationships—Bergman's films range from comedies whose lightness and complexity belie their brooding hearts to groundbreaking formal experiments and excruciatingly intimate explorations of family life.

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Until the End of the World The Criterion Collection Blu-ray

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The Criterion Collection #ad - Director approved two blu ray special edition features • new 4k digital restoration, commissioned by the Wim Wenders Foundation and supervised by director Wim Wenders, with 5. 1 surround dts hd master audio soundtrack • new introduction by wenders • new interview with wenders about the film’s soundtrack • new conversation between wenders and musician david byrne • behind the scenes program detailing the creation of the film’s high definition sequences • Interview with Wenders from 2001 • Up Down Under Roma, a 1993 interview with Wenders on his experiences in Australia • The Song, a short film by Uli M Schueppel detailing the recording of “I’ll Love You Till the End of the World” by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds • Deleted scenes • Trailer • PLUS: Essays by critics Bilge Ebiri and Ignatiy Vishnevetsky on the film and its soundtrack Shrink-wrapped.

Shrink-wrapped. Conceived as the ultimate road movie, this decades in the making science fiction epic from Wim Wenders follows the restless Claire Tourneur Solveig Dommartin across continents as she pursues a mysterious stranger William Hurt in possession of a device that can make the blind see and bring dream images to waking life.

Until the End of the World The Criterion Collection Blu-ray #ad - Shrink-wrapped. With an eclectic soundtrack that gathers a host of the director’s favorite musicians, along with gorgeous cinematography by Robby Müller, this breathless adventure in the shadow of Armageddon takes its heroes to the ends of the earth and into the oneiric depths of their own souls. Presented here in its triumphant 287 minute director’s cut, Until the End of the World assumes its rightful place as Wenders' magnum opus, a cosmic ode to the pleasures and perils of the image and a prescient meditation on cinema’s digital future.

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Ivan's Childhood Criterion Collection Blu-ray

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Criterion Collection CRRN2226BR #ad - Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped. The debut feature by the great andrei tarkovsky Andrei Rublev, Ivan’s Childhood is a poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Moving back and forth between the traumatic realities of World War II and serene moments of family life before the conflict began, Tarkovsky’s film remains one of the most jarring and unforgettable depictions of the impact of war on children.

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Farewell, The Blu-ray

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Sculpting in Time: Tarkovsky The Great Russian Filmaker Discusses His Art

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University of Texas Press #ad - He discusses their history and his methods of work, he explores the many problems of visual creativity, and he sets forth the deeply autobiographical content of part of his oeuvre—most fascinatingly in The Mirror and Nostalgia. Shrink-wrapped. Andrey tarkovsky, the genius of modern russian cinema—hailed by Ingmar Bergman as "the most important director of our time"—died an exile in Paris in December 1986.

Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The closing chapter on the sacrifice, dictated in the last weeks of Tarkovsky's life, makes the book essential reading for those who already know or who are just discovering his magnificent work. Shrink-wrapped. Since ivan's childhood won the golden lion at the venice film festival in 1962, the visionary quality and totally original and haunting imagery of Tarkovsky's films have captivated serious movie audiences all over the world, who see in his work a continuation of the great literary traditions of nineteenth-century Russia.

Sculpting in Time: Tarkovsky The Great Russian Filmaker Discusses His Art #ad - . Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. In sculpting in time, he has left his artistic testament, a remarkable revelation of both his life and work. Many critics have tried to interpret his intensely personal vision, but he himself always remained inaccessible. In sculpting in time, stalker, the mirror, revealing for the first time the original inspirations for his extraordinary films—Ivan's Childhood, Nostalgia, Solaris, Andrey Rublyov, Tarkovsky sets down his thoughts and his memories, and The Sacrifice.

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