Stalker (Live score by Reel Orchestrette)
- Wed Sep 12
Midnite weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnite)!
A Live Sound Cinema presentation featuring a live score by Reel Orchestrette.
Director: Andrei Tarkovsky Run Time: 162 min. Format: DCP Rating: NR
Release Year: 1979Language: Russian with English subtitles
Starring: Alisa Freyndlikh, Aleksandr Kaydanovskiy, Anatoliy Solonitsyn
In a small, unnamed country, there is an area called the Zone. It contains the Room, where in it is believed wishes are granted. The government has declared The Zone off limits and has sealed off the area with barbed wire and guards. But this does not stop people from attempting to enter the Zone. A writer, who wants to use the experience as inspiration for his writing, and a professor, who wants to research the Zone for scientific purposes enter the Zone with their guide, the Stalker.
Bradford Reed & Geoff Gersh have been collaborating together for over 20 years. During that time, they have performed together in various bands and worked together on projects for dance and film, including video artist Eve Sussman’s ‘White on White’ & ‘Rape of the Sabine Women.’ They started Reel Orchestrette in 2012 and have composed performed live scores for dozens of films since.