THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH

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Kuo labiau slepiat savo asmeninį gyvenimą, tuo visiems įdomiau.

Space alien crash lands on Earth, seeking help for his drought-stricken planet. By securing patents to advanced technology, he becomes a fabulously wealthy industrialist. However, money and its attendant decadence ultimately exert a stronger gravitational pull.

 

Festivals: 

Berlin Film Festival – in competition; Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films Saturn Awards – Best Actor, nomination for Best Science Fiction Film; Hugo Awards – nominated for Best Dramatic Presentation.

Nicolas Roeg

Nicolas Roeg was born in 1928 in London. When he was 19 years old, he started working in film industry as editing apprentice and worked his way up to cinematographer in twelve years. He went to shoot films for such directors as François Truffaut, John Schlesinger or Richard Lester. Roeg made his directorial debut with Performance in 1970. During the decade he produced his best known works: Don’t Look Now (1973), The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976), Bad Timing (1980). Roeg established himself as innovative and influential director challenging conventional film narration.