Andrei Tarkovsky

Born:  April 4, 1932, Zavrazhe, USSR

Died:  December 29, 1986, Paris, France

 

1959:  There Will Be No Leave Today

1961:  The Steamroller and the Violin

1962:  Ivan’s Childhood

1966:  Andrei Rublev

1972:  Solaris

1975:  The Mirror

1979:  Stalker, The First Day

1983:  Nostalgia

1986:  The Sacrifice

 

Cannes Film Festival Awards:  Grand Jury Prize, Solaris (1972); Best Director, Nostalghia (1983); Grand Jury Prize, The Sacrifice (1986)

Venice Film Festival:  Golden Lion, Ivan’s Childhood (1962) (tie)

 

Photo by Festival de Cine Africano