Andrei Tarkovsky Rank
About Andrei Tarkovsky
Regarded as one of Russia’s most influential film directors, Andrei Arsenyevich Tarkovsky spent close to three decades (1958-1986) in the film industries of the Soviet Union and abroad, working as filmmaker, writer and film theorist. Within that period, he directed seven feature films: amongst them being “Solaris”, “Andrei Rublev” and “Nostalghia”. Before his death, he worked on and released “Sculpting in Time”, a book on art and cinema.
He was the son of Maria Vishnyakova and poet Arseny Tarkovsky. He had a sister named Marina. His first wife was actress Irma Raush whom he featured in his film, “Ivan’s Childhood”. They had a son together.
Actress Larisa Kizilova became his second wife in 1970 after his divorce. She bore him a son as well.
He received numerous Cannes Film Festival awards for his films. He was also posthumously awarded the Lenin Prize and a BAFTA award.
He died in December 1986, a year after his terminal lung cancer diagnosis.
Andrei Tarkovsky Rank
Andrei Tarkovsky's Popularity
Andrei Tarkovsky was a famous Soviet-Russian director, who was born on April 4, 1932. As a person born on this date, Andrei Tarkovsky is listed in our database as the 29th most popular celebrity for the day (April 4) and the 31st most popular for the year (1932).
People born on April 4 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Andrei Tarkovsky is the 832nd most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Andrei Tarkovsky's birthday, Andrei Tarkovsky is the 1st most famous Soviet-Russian.
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