Offret sacrificatio [videorecording] = The sacrifice / Svenska Filminstitutet presenterar un film av Andrei Tarkovskij ; manus och regi, Andrei Tarkovkij ; producent, Anna-Lena Wiborn, Svenska Filminstitute ; Argos Films ; Film Four International.
New York, NY : Kino on Video, 2000.
Video 1 videodisc (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A dark and complex drama about redemption and the nuclear holocaust. When a middle aged intellectual in retirement on an island in the Baltic Seas witnesses signs of what he believes to be a nuclear holocaust, he offers to make the ultimate sacrifice in return for the salvation of mankind.
Erland Josephson, Susan Fleetwood, Allan Edwall.
Cinematography, Sven Nykvist ; editors, Andrei Tarkovskij and Michał Leszezyłowski.
DVD release of the 1986 motion picture. Includes the documentary film Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky = Zapechatlennoe vremia = Zhertvoprinoshenie / director and screenwriter, Michał Leszczyłowski ; produced by Lisbet Gabrielson (1988, col., 101 min.) This film shows the director Andre Tarkovsky in action as he makes "The sacrifice." In Swedish and Russian with English subtitles.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1953 Fund.