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Uniform Title Zhertvoprinoshenie (Motion picture)
Title Offret [videorecording] = Sacrificatio = The sacrifice / Svenska Filminstitutet presenterar ; en film av Andrei Tarkovskij ; manus och regi Andrei Tarkovskij.

Imprint New York, NY : Kino International Corp. : Kino on Video, [2000]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    Sw ZHE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (246 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Videodisc release of two motion pictures originally released in 1986 and 1988 respectively.
Contents Offret = Sacrificatio / cinematography by Sven Nykvist ; written and directed by Andrei Tarkovsky (1986) -- Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky = Zapechatlennoe vremia = Zhertvoprinoshenie / director and screenwriter, Michal Leszczylowski ; produced by Lisbet Gabrielson (1988)
Credits Producer, Anna-Lena Wibom ; cinematography, Sven Nykvist ; editors, Michal Leszczylowski, Andrei Tarkovskij ; conductor, Wolfgang Gönnenwein ; English translation by Susanne Heine.
Cast Erland Josephson, Susan Fleetwood, Allan Edwall (1st film).
Summary Offret (145 min.): Alexander's family has gathered at his remote cottage to celebrate, but the festivities are marred by family squabbling and then by the news that the low-flying jet planes are the start of a nuclear war between the superpowers. As the terror sinks in for the family, Alexander is troubled by strange dreams until Otto the postman informs him that he may have the power to save the world by making a terrible sacrifice.
Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky (101 min.): This film shows the director Andrei Tarkovsky in action as he makes his own picture "The sacrifice." The program explains the motivation behind the film and contains illuminatin of Tarkovsky's working methods and style and how he overcame various technical problems during the film-making. Includes interviews with members of the cast and crew.
System Details DVD.
Language Swedish dialogue with yellow English subtitles (1st film) ; Swedish and Russian dialogue with English subtitles (2nd film).
Subject Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich, 1932-1986.
Zhertvoprinoshenie (Motion picture)
Nuclear warfare -- Drama.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Soviet Union.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Meleodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, Swedish.
Motion pictures, Russian.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich, 1932-1986. Screenwriter. Director.
Wibom, Anna-Lena. Producer.
Josephson, Erland, 1923-2012. Actor.
Fleetwood, Susan, 1944-1995. Actor.
Edwall, Allan, 1924-1997. Actor.
Leszczylowski, Michal. Editor. Screenwriter. Director.
Gabrielson, Lisbet. Producer.
Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich, 1932-1986. Zapechatlennoe vremia.
Svenska filminstitutet.
Kino International Corporation.
Added Title Sacrifice
Note Title on container: Sacrifice : Plus: Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky
Added Title Sacrificatio.
Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky.
Standard No. 738329014926
Music No. K149 DVD Kino on Video

 
    
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