Kino-Pravda

Kino-Pravda No. 2

Issue Date: June 12, 1922
Duration: 10 min 53 sec (18 fps)
Directed by: Dziga Vertov
Produced by: VFKO
Length of existing print: 224m
Opening of an electric generating station / Trial of the Socialist Revolutionaries

Glossary/Comments

Opening of the electric generating station Kashira On June 4, 1922, the grand opening of the Kashira Power Plant took place (speeches by A. Bogdanov, A. Cjurupa, A. Enukidze, and others). The construction launched the Soviet campaign to bring electricity to the whole country.
Trial of the Socialist Revolutionaries Political trial in the Soviet Union held in Moscow from June 8 to June 13, 1922. 47 Socialist Revolutionaries were brought to court.

04:43–04:52
From July [sic!] 8 to August 7, 1922 [The correct date is June 8.]