One Day in the Life of Andrei Arsenevich
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One Day in the Life of Andrei Arsenevich
Through film clips, journal entries, and personal musings, ONE DAY IN THE LIFE OF ANDREI ARSENEVICH is renowned French filmmaker Chris Marker's homage to his friend and colleague, Andrei Tarkovsky, who died in 1986, a unique and intimate portrait of the legendary Russian filmmaker.Widely regarded as one of the greatest filmmakers of the 20th century, and certainly the most important post-War Russian filmmaker, Andrei Tarkovsky has achieved a mythic status with such visionary masterpieces as Andrei Rublev, Solaris and Stalker. His stylistic idiosyncrasies: minimal plots, fragmented… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's the best single piece of Tarkovsky criticism I know of, clarifying the overall coherence of his oeuvre while leaving all the principal mysteries in the films intact."
‑ Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader
"A brilliant appreciation of the last great Soviet director, Andrei Tarkovsky."
‑ J. Hoberman, Village Voice
"Footage of Tarkovsky on the set of The Sacrifice is augmented by Marker's insightful analysis of his films."
‑ Jason Anderson, eye WEEKLY
"Excellent documentary."
‑ V.A. Musetto, New York Post
"A great film on one of the world's great filmmakers."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Recommended for anyone interested in the great director."
‑ Keith H. Brown,
"For anyone who is even remotely interested in the great filmmakers of the past century, it's a humble portrait of greatness that's great in itself."
‑ Stephanie Zacharek,
"I really enjoyed this portrait of a great artist as told in a personal way."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
"The perfect introduction to a remarkable career, and a moving memorial to a remarkable filmmaker."
‑ Ken Fox, TV Guide's Movie Guide
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