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SOLARIS (1972)

Director of Photography: Vadim Yusov

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky

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Siavash Amini - What Wind Whispered To The Trees [Futuresequence]

What Wind Whispered To The Trees by Siavash Amini 

What Wind Whispered To The Trees by Tehran-based musician and producer Siavash Amini marks the second time that he has channeled powerful themes and cultural motifs from classic literature into a stunningly beautiful and uniquely moving collection of music.   380 more words


Genre Grandeur: Solaris (1972)

The theme for September’s Genre Grandeur over at MovieRob was space – a theme that has the potential to be fun, exciting and adventurous, but also isolating, poignant and filled to the brim with existential themes. 1,020 more words

Film Grimoire

The Long Day Closes (1992)

The Long Day Closes / Terence Davies / 1992 / 

Active Ingredients: Evocations of memory and sensations; Music; Editing
Side Effects: Weightiness in tone; Preference against characterization… 377 more words

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Andrei Tarkovsky's 'Sculpting in Time' - Best Quotes

Pg. 43: ‘The allotted function of the artist is not, as is often assumed, to put across ideas, to propagate thoughts, to serve as example. The aim of art is to prepare a person for death, to plough and harrow his soul, rendering it capable of turning to good.’ 930 more words


The Sacrifice (Andrei Tarkovsky, 1986)

Easily among the slowest of them all. Tarkovsky’s films are few, and it’s fairly easy to mark out their shared formal features and formal progress. As long as  466 more words