Ivanovo detstvo = Ivan's childhood /

An evocative, poetic journey through the shadows and shards of a boy's war-torn youth. 12-year old Ivan works as a spy at the World War II eastern front. The small Ivan can cross the German lines unnoticed to collect information. Three Soviet officers try to take care of this boy-child.

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Other Authors / Creators:Tarkovskiĭ, Andreĭ Arsenʹevich, 1932-1986. Ivan.
Bogomolov, Vladimir, 1926-2003.
Papava, Mikhail, 1906-1975.
Burli͡aev, Nikolaĭ.
Zubkov, Valentin.
Zharikov, Evgeniĭ.
Bogomolov, Vladimir, 1926-2003.
Other Corporate Authors / Creators:Janus Films.
Moskovskai͡a kinostudii͡a "Mosfilʹm."
Soviet Union. Ministerstvo kinematografii.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Format: DVD
Language:Russian
Language notes:Russian dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Imprint: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection ; Chatsworth, Calif. : Image Entertainment [distributor], [2007]
Series:Criterion collection ; 397.
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Summary:An evocative, poetic journey through the shadows and shards of a boy's war-torn youth. 12-year old Ivan works as a spy at the World War II eastern front. The small Ivan can cross the German lines unnoticed to collect information. Three Soviet officers try to take care of this boy-child.
An evocative, poetic journey through the shadows and shards of a boy's war-torn youth, moving back and forth between the traumatic realities of World War II and serene moments of family life before the conflict began.
The debut feature from the great Andrei Tarkovsky, Ivan's Childhood is an evocative, poetic journey through the shadows and shards of one boy's war-torn youth. Moving back and forth between the traumatic realities of WWII and the serene moments of family life before the conflict began, Tarkovsky's film remains one of the most jarring and unforgettable depictions of the impact of violence on children in wartime.
Item Description:Title from container.
Based on the novella Ivan by Vladimir Bogomolov.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; video appreciation of director Andrei Tarkovsky and "Ivan's childhood" featuring Vida T. Johnson, co-author of "The films of Andrei Tarkovsky: a visual fugue;" new video interviews with cinematographer Vadim Yusov and actor Nikolai Burlyaev, who played Ivan; booklet featuring an essay by film scholar Dina Iordanova and new translations by Robert Bird of "Between two films" Andrei Tarkovsky's essay about Ivan's childhood, and "Ivan's willow" a poem by the director's father, Arseny Tarkovsky.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (29 pages).
System Details:DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Credits:Cinematographer, Vadim Yusov.
Cast:Nikolaĭ Burli͡aev, Valentin Zubkov, E. Zharikov.
ISBN:193412169X
9781934121696