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His wife, writer and linguist Marina Tarkovskaya, is the younger sister of the late Soviet-era director Andrei Tarkovsky.

He and his wife, writer and linguist Marina Tarkovskaya, have two children: a son, Mikhail, who is a writer and biologist, and a daughter, Ekaterina Tarkovskaya, who, still involved in filmmaking, was a child actress during the Soviet-era. Mikhail and Ekaterina are the nephew and niece, respectively, of their mother's older brother, the late Soviet-era director Andrei Tarkovsky.