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DVD006345

Stalker

Tarkovsky, Andrei. USSR. 1979.

Title:
Stalker
Director:
Tarkovsky, Andrei
Production Co:
Mosfilm Studios
Country:
USSR
Year:
1979
Publisher:
The Criterion Collection, 2017
Description:
1 videodisc of 1, booklet.   BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   161 minutes.   color.   sound - monaural.   fullscreen
Language:
Russian with English subtitles
Genre:
Drama; Sci Fi
Notes:
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 |
Status:
In