1986, Kino Intl., 142 min, Sweden/UK/France, Dir: Andrei Tarkovsky

As a family descends on a remote Swedish island to celebrate the birthday of patriarch Alexander, World War III erupts, and the old man makes a bargain with God to avoid nuclear holocaust. Starring one of Ingmar Bergman’s favorite actors, Erland Josephson, and shot by the Swedish director’s longtime cinematographer, Sven Nykvist, THE SACRIFICE was Tarkovsky’s final film. In Swedish, French and English with English subtitles.

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