Genre: Biography, Drama
Director: Andrei Tarkovsky
Writer: Aleksandr Misharin, Arseniy Tarkovskiy, Andrei Tarkovsky
Stars: Margarita Terekhova, Oleg Yankovskiy, Filipp Yankovskiy, Ignat Daniltsev, Nikolay Grinko
Countries: Soviet Union
Tarkovsky mixes flash-backs, historical footage and original poetry to illustrate the reminiscences of a dying man about his childhood during World War II, adolescence, and a painful divorce in his family. The story interweaves reflections about Russian history and society.