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Moskovskaya elegiya (1987)

A film in homage to Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky. It concentrates on his absence from the Soviet Union and what he left behind. There are episodes of his funeral and places he lived ... See full summary »

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Aleksandr Sokurov
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Andrei Tarkovsky ... Himself (archive footage) (as Andrey Tarkovskiy)
Tonino Guerra ... Himself (archive footage)
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Aleksandr Sokurov ... Narrator (voice)
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A film in homage to Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky. It concentrates on his absence from the Soviet Union and what he left behind. There are episodes of his funeral and places he lived in Moscow. Written by Archie Moore <ar.moore@student.qut.edu.au>

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Soviet Union

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Russian | Italian

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30 June 2012 (Uruguay) See more »

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The Moscow Elegy See more »

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window to a world
7 December 2013 | by VincentiuSee all my reviews

a documentary with Tarkovsky. but not about him. because it has not exactly the role of testimony or homage. in fact, it is a form of synthesis of his movies, a last declaration, frame of an universe in which the hope, the love and search of essence for the profound need of happiness is explored with great delicacy, force and precision. a film who not remember the figure/personality of Tarkovsky but his ideal as the way for his public self definition. a seed of reflection, joy and spiritual light. who can be perfect tool for discover a manner to use the truth and beauty as ladder to escape from a gray circle of each day.


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