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October : Ten Days That Shook The World

October: Ten Days That Shook The World is a 1928 Soviet silent historical film by Sergei Eisenstein and Grigori Aleksandrov. It is Eisenstein’s visual dynamic account of Russia’s October 1917 Revolution. A masterpiece in world cinema, it is a celebratory dramatization of the 1917 October Revolution , in which Kerensky’s provisional government was ousted by […]

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Battleship Potemkin

Battleship Potemkin, with it’s great work of montage editing, remains one of the most important films of world cinema. Directed by Sergei Eisenstein as a revolutionary propaganda, this silent Soviet film is an account of mutiny and revolt. Eisenstein experimented with film editing techniques that would provide the best emotional response. Battleship Potemkin constitutes five […]