Filmmaker Caveh Zahedi recalls meeting his idol. Twice.
His idol was not impressed, either time.
Oh go on then
Nisan Greenwich writes:
“Testing beautiful 35mm print of [Andrei Tarkovsky’s head melting sci fi classic] Stalker (1979). Rare treat for Dublin cinephiles screening at the IFI [Temple Bar] tomorrow 6.30pm and yes, it’s in cinema 1!”
Disturbing trailer here.
The trailer for Stalker, directed by Mark O’Connor (he of Manifesto, whose controversial ‘call to arms’ we posted about last year) – an ultra low budget feature that was the runner-up Best New Irish Film at the 2012 Galway Film Fleadh.