156 books — 2 voters
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Andrei Rublev” as Want to Read:
Andrei Tarkovsky (1932-1986) was one of the great poets of world cinema. A fiercely independent artist, Tarkovsky crafted poignantly beautiful films that have proven inscrutable and been bitterly disputed. These qualities are present in abundance in Andrei Rublev (1966), Tarkovsky's first fully mature film. Ostensibly a biographical study of Russia's most famous medieval i ...more
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Russian literature and film specialist Robert Bird has written one of the better entries in BFI Film Classics series, offering insightful analysis and valuable production history of Soviet director Andrei Tarkovsky's seminal second feature, Ni>Andrei Rublev (1966). Covering the many different versions of the movie, as well as the cultural and historical context of its making, Bird takes us on a journey through the simultaneously labyrinthine and simple underpinnings of the narrative. It's a v ...more