Kino-Pravda

Kino-Pravda No. 22

V serdce krest'janina Lenin živ. Kinorasskaz

(Lenin is Alive in the Heart of the Peasant. A Film Story)

Issue Date: March 13, 1925
Duration: 19 min 24 sec (18 fps)
Directed by: Dziga Vertov
Produced by: Goskino (Kul'tkino)
Photographed by: Mikhail Kaufman, Aleksandr Lemberg, Ivan Beliakov
Edited by: Elizaveta Svilova
Length of existing print: 397m
First anniversary of Lenin's death / Smychka - the "alliance" of the city and the village: a group of peasants on their visit to Moscow / Lenin's effect on peasants and oppressed nations

Glossary/Comments

All-Russian CEC All-Russian Executive Committee
Kult'kino Documentary department of Goskino headed by Vertov
Smychka A political term in Soviet Russia meaning "alliance," most often used in reference to the "alliance of the city and the village" (between workers and peasants)
 
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