|aSoli︠a︡ris|h[videorecording] =|bSolaris /|cMosfilʹm tvorcheskoe obʹedinenie pisateleĭ i kinorabotnikov ; st︠s︡enariĭ F. Gorenshteĭna, A. Tarkovskogo ; postanovka Andrei︠a︡ Tarkovskogo.
|a[New York] :|bCriterion Collection,|c2011.
|a2 videodiscs (166 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in. +|e1 booklet (20 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.) in container.
|aCriterion collection ;|v164
|aOriginally produced as a motion picture in 1972.
|aBased on the science fiction novel by Stanislaw Lem.
|aDisc 2 is a DVD-R and may not play on all DVD equipment; will play on a computer.
|aSpecial features: Disc 1: High-definition digital restoration; Audio commentary by Andrei Tarkovsky scholars Vida Johnson and Graham Petrie -- disc 2: Nine deleted and alternate scenes; Video interviews with actress Natalya Bondarchuk, cinematographer Vadim Yusov, art director Mikhail Romadin, and composer Eduard Artemyev; Excerpt from a documentary about Stanislaw Lem, the author of the film's source novel.
|aAccompanying booklet contains an essay by critic Phillip Lopate and an appreciation by director Akira Kurosawa.
|aDisc 1. The film -- disc 2. The supplements.
|aDirector of photography, Vadim Yusov ; editors, Lyudmila Feiginova, Nina Marcus ; music by Eduard Artemyev ; art direction, Mikhail Romadin ; director, Andrei Tarkovsky ; producer, Viacheslav Tarasov.
|aGround control has been receiving strange transmissions from the three remaining residents of the Solaris space station. When cosmonaut and psychologist Kris Kelvin is sent to investigate, he experiences the strange phenomena that afflict the Solaris crew, sending him on a voyage into the darkest recesses of his own consciousness.
|aMPAA rating: PG.
|aDVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital mono; widescreen presentation (aspect ratio: 2.35:1, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs).
|aRussian dialogue with optional English subtitles.