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Stalker / Mosfilʹm ; Vtoroe tvorcheskoe obʺedinenie ; st͡senariĭ Arkadiĭ Strugat͡skogo, Boris Strugat͡skogo ; postanovka Andreĭ Tarkovskogo ; rezhisser, L. Tarkovskogai͡a ; director kartiny, Aleksandra Demidova.

Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich, 1932-1986 (film director,, production designer,, art director.). Strugat͡skiĭ, Arkadiĭ, 1925-1991 (screenwriter.). Strugat͡skiĭ, Boris, 1933-2012 (screenwriter.). Freĭndlikh, Alisa, (actor.). Kaĭdanovskiĭ, Aleksandr, (actor.). Solonit͡syn, Anatoliĭ Alekseevich, 1934-1982 (actor.). Grinʹko, Nikolaĭ, 1920-1989 (actor.). Le Fanu, Mark, (writer of added commentary.). Artemʹev, Ėduard, (composer.). Strugat͡skiĭ, Arkadiĭ, 1925-1991 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Piknik na obochine. (Added Author). Strugat͡skiĭ, Arkadiĭ, 1925-1991 (author.). Kni͡azhinskiĭ, Aleksandr, 1936-1996 (director of photography.). Feĭginova, Li͡udmila, (editor of moving image work.). Moskovskai͡a kinostudii͡a "Mosfilʹm", (production company.). Criterion Collection (Firm), (publisher.). Alisa Freĭndilkh, Aleksandr Kaĭdanovskiĭ, Anatoliĭ Solonit͡syn, Nikolaĭ Grinʹko, Natasha Abramova. (Cast).
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Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD FOREIGN STALK (Text) All Discs 31208911965699 audiovisual Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD FIC STALKER (Text) 33946003250466 Movies . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681433301
  • ISBN: 1681433303
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (161 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert.
  • Edition: Two-DVD special edition.
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel: Piknik na obochine / by Arkadiĭ Natanovich Strugat͡skiĭ & Boris Natanovich Strugat͡skiĭ.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979.
Aspect ratio, 1.37:1.
Special features: New 2k digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray; new interview with Geoff Dyer, author of Zona: a Book about a Film about a Journey to a Room; interviews from 2000 with set designer Rashit Safiullin and composer Eduard Artemyev; interview from the mid-1990s with cinematographer Alexander Knyazhinsky ; plus: essay by critic Mark Le Fanu.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Aleksandr Kni͡azhinskiĭ ; film editor, L. Feiginova ; music, Ėduard Artemʹev ; production designer, Andrei Tarkovskiĭ ; set designer, Rashit Safiullin ; art director, Andreĭ Tarkovskiĭ.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alisa Freĭndilkh, Aleksandr Kaĭdanovskiĭ, Anatoliĭ Solonit͡syn, Nikolaĭ Grinʹko, Natasha Abramova.
Summary, etc.:
Inside a mysterious realm called the zone there is The Room, a place that will grant you your innermost desire. Stalker, a man that knows how to pass the deadly secrets of The Zone, escorts a group of people to the Room.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.37:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
In Russian with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Stalkers > Drama.
Wishes > Drama.
Parapsychology > Drama.
Scientists > Drama.
Genre: Science fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Dystopian films.
Apocalyptic films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.

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