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All events for Amherst Cinema: Andrei Rublev

All events for Amherst Cinema: Andrei Rublev

March 2019

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March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on March 27, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Amherst Cinema, 28 Amity Street
Amherst,

With his second feature, a towering epic that took him years to complete, Andrei Tarkovsky waded deep into the past and emerged with a visionary masterwork. Threading together several self-contained episodes, the filmmaker traces the renowned icon painter Andrei Rublev through the harsh realities of fifteenth-century Russian life, vividly conjuring the dark and otherworldly atmosphere of the age: a primitive hot-air balloon takes to the sky, snow falls inside an unfinished church, naked pagans celebrate the midsummer solstice, a young…

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