Andrei Tarkovsky, Repost

Andrei Tarkovsky – A Retrospective

Andrei Tarkovsky on Both Sides of the Iron CurtainLike most tyrannical regimes, the Soviet Union spent a lot of money on art. Artists tend to fall into two camps when it comes to working under a patronage system through the government. The first are party hacks who gleefully celebrate the system they're in. The other… Continue reading Andrei Tarkovsky – A Retrospective

Andrei Tarkovsky, Top Ten

Andrei Tarkovsky: The Definitive Ranking

Andrei Tarkovsky is one of the kings of art house cinema. He made only seven films in his unnaturally shortened career, and he was in constant conflict with the authorities of the Soviet Union about the content of his films, particularly the religious aspects. He began his career during the brief period under Nikita Khrushchev… Continue reading Andrei Tarkovsky: The Definitive Ranking