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Antichrist

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 7:00pm

woman squatting in the forest

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
In this graphic psychodrama, a grief-stricken man and woman—a searing Willem Dafoe and Cannes best actress winner Charlotte Gainsbourg—retreat to their cabin deep in the woods after the accidental death of their infant son, only to find terror and violence at the hands of nature and, ultimately, each other.
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The Turin Horse

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 7:00pm

The Turin Horse poster

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
On January 3, 1889 in Turin, Italy, Friedrich Nietzsche steps out of the doorway of number six, Via Carlo Albert. Not far from him, a cab driver is having trouble with a stubborn horse. The horse refuses to move, whereupon the driver loses his patience and takes his whip to it.
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Leviathan

Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 7:00pm

Leviathan poster

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
The film was adjudged as the best film of the year at the 2014 London Film Festival and the 45th International Film Festival of India. It won the Best Foreign Language Film award at the 72nd Golden Globe Awards.  It was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
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The Sacrifice

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 7:00pm

burning building

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
The Sacrifice
 (Swedish: Offret) is a 1986 Swedish film directed by Andrei Tarkovsky. Starring Erland Josephson, it centers on a middle-aged intellectual who attempts to bargain with God to stop an impending nuclear holocaust. 
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Nostalghia

Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 7:00pm

Nostalghia poster

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
NOSTALGHIA is Andrei Tarkovsky's brooding late masterpiece, a darkly poetic vision of exile. 
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Stalker

Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 7:00pm

Stalker poster

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
Stalker
 is a 1979 science fiction art film loosely based on the novel Roadside Picnic. The film features a mixture of elements from the science fiction genre with dramatic philosophical and psychological themes. It depicts an expedition led by a figure known as the 'Stalker'  to take his two clients, a melancholic writer seeking inspiration and a professor  seeking scientific discovery, to a site known simply as the 'Zone', which has a place within it with the supposed ability to fulfill a person's innermost desires.  Read more

The Mirror

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 7:00pm

face of a young boy

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
Andrei Tarkovsky, the acclaimed master of Soviet cinema, takes a moving and personal turn with this striking meditation on life in Russia during the bleak days of WWII.
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Solaris

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 7:00pm

Solaris dvd cover

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
Ground control has been receiving mysterious transmissions from the three remaining residents of the Solaris space station. Cosmonaut and psychologist Kris Kelvin is dispatched to investigate. Read more

Andrei Rublev

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 7:00pm

Shot from "Andri Rublev"

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
Immediately suppressed by the Soviets in 1966, Andrei Tarkovsky’s epic masterpiece is a sweeping medieval tale of Russia’s greatest icon painter. 
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Ivan’s Childhood

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 7:00pm

Shot from "Ivan's Childhood"

Andrei Tarkovsky+: His Films and His Legacy
The debut feature by the great Andrei Tarkovsky, 
Ivan’s Childhood is a poetic journey through the shards and shadows of one boy’s war-ravaged youth.  Read more

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