In Offret, the last film by Soviet director Andrei Tarkovsky, an apocalyptic catastrophe breaks out over an actor's birthday party. Former actor Alexander (Erland Josephson) celebrates his birthday with his family and some friends in his house on the coast. It's a beautiful day until the radio announces a catastrophe that threatens the whole world. In order to keep everything as it was the day before, Alexander wants to make a sacrifice, but will that help?
|German Title||Das Opfer|
|Directed by||Andrei Tarkowski|
|Available Formats||DVD, DCP|
|Film Editing||Andrei Tarkowski, Michal Leszczylowski|
|Soundtrack||Volksmusi aus Schweden und Japan, Bach|
|Sound||Owe Svensson, Lars C. Lundberg|
Grand Jury Award
Best Artistic Contribution Sven Nykvist
Preis der ökumenischen Jury
Valladolid Filmfestival: Golden Spike, best Film
BAFTA AWARDS: Best Foreign Language Film
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