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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter VIII.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the central character in Nostalgia?
(a) Vassily Zhukovsky.
(b) Vyacheslav Ivanov.
(c) Andrei Gorchakov.
2. Who was the star of the film, Mirror?
(a) Valentin Zubkov.
(b) Nikolai Grinko.
(c) Margarita Terekhova.
(d) Evgeny Zharikov.
3. Who wrote the poems upon which the film, Mirror, was loosely based?
(a) Nikolai Grinko.
(b) Margarita Terekhova.
(c) Evgeny Zharikov.
(d) Arseny Tarkovsky.
4. Who is the central character in the film, The Sacrifice?
5. What Soviet filmmaker and film theorist is arguably the very first film theorist, as he was a leader in Soviet montage theory?
Short Answer Questions
1. Of what does Tarkovsky write, "could be said to be a symbol of the universe, being linked with that absolute spiritual truth which is hidden from us in our positivistic, pragmatic activities"?
2. When was the film, Mirror, released?
3. What book of the Bible is quoted in Chapter II in discussing Tarkovsky's Andrey Rublyov?
4. What Russian serf composer appears in Nostalgia?
5. Tarkovsky writes in Chapter II, "Art does not think logically, or formulate a logic of behaviour; it expresses its own postulate of ____."
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