Andrei Tarkovsky's acclaimed epic about the life of 15th century icon painter Andrei Rublev. Rublev (Anatoli Solonitsyn) lives in a world consumed by feudal violence and human degradation, and the turmoil he sees all about him makes him lose the will to speak. After many years of silent travelling around medieval Russia, he meets a young boy who has taken charge of the construction of a large silver bell, and in him discovers the inspiration to speak again.
Another one of Tarkovsky, s epic films. I had,nt seen this one before so it was a nice surprise. Glorious black and white and Artificial Eye has done a great job with the format. Read morePublished 27 days ago by Dela
Unutterably beautiful and much funnier than you might expect, this is a very special film that is better on second or third viewing as the story, or elliptical narrative if you... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Mario
This Russian film is remarkable for being made at the height of the communist era.
Rublev is best known for his icon painting. Read more
I bought this DVD as I was interested to see the work of this famous Russian film director. It did not disapointPublished on 20 Dec. 2012 by Mrs. E. G
excellent film destroyed by widescreen transfer. Should be an option to see it as Tarkovsky compose it. Shame, shame and shame on criterionPublished on 18 Oct. 2012 by D. Martinovic