Definition of Tarkovsky, Andrei in US English:

Tarkovsky, Andrei

proper noun

  • (1932–86), Russian movie director; full name Andrei Arsenevich Tarkovsky. Featuring a poetic and impressionistic style, his movies include Ivan's Childhood (1962), Solaris (1972), and The Sacrifice (1986), which won the special grand prize at Cannes.

Pronunciation

Tarkovsky, Andrei

/tärˈkôfskē/