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Tarkovsky, Andrei. USSR. 1979.
- Tarkovsky, Andrei
- Production Co:
- Mosfilm Studios
- The Criterion Collection, 2017
- 1 videodisc of 1, booklet.   BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   161 minutes.   color.
sound - monaural.   fullscreen
- Russian with English subtitles
- Drama; Sci Fi
- 2K digital restoration with uncompressed monaural soundtrack. A metaphysical journey through an enigmatic post-apocalyptic landscape. A hired guide - the Stalker - leads a writer and a professor into the heart of the Zone, the restricted site of a long-ago disaster, where the three men eventually zero in on the Room, a place rumored to fulfill one’s most deeply held desires. Adapted from the novel by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky. Supplemental materials include: interview with author Geoff Dyer; interviews with the film’s set designer, composer, and cinematographer; and an essay by critic Mark Le Fanu.
- Link to:
- FII catalog |