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Andrei Rublev


Anatoliy Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov, Nikolay Grinko, Rolan Bykov View All


Andrei Tarkovsky (Director), Andrei Konchalovsky (Writer), Andrei Tarkovsky (Writer) View All

Released: Jan. 1st, 1966
Runtime: 3 hours, 26 minutes
An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses a brutal battle and unintentionally becomes involved, he takes a vow of silence and spends time away from his work. As he begins to ease his troubled soul, he takes steps towards becoming a painter once again.
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mark f
It was actually about 198 minutes, and of course, the highlight of the film was the conclusion where the B&W film turned to color, and while some intense 2001-type soundtrack was playing, we can see the actual icons which Rublev painted.