Battleship Potemkin DVD

This new version of the 1925 silent Russian cinematic masterpiece Battleship Potemkin, directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein, features the 1926 Edmund Miesel score. A revolutionary film, Battleship Potemkin powerfully dramatises the mutiny that led to the tragic and brutal Odessa steps massacre, sparking the 1905 Russian Revolution. This product has been discontinued. See the Related Products below or email mailorder@royalacademy.org.uk and we can suggest something similar which you may also like.
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Dimensions 13.4 x 19cm
Fabric & material Plastic
SKU 02085481

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Battleship Potemkin is directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein and written by Nina Agadzhanova, with the 1926 score by Edmund Meisel. Starring Aleksandr Antonov, Vladimir Barsky and Grigori Aleksandrov.

Film runtime: 66 minutes
PG rated, Region 2
Silent, with Russian intertitles and English subtitles

This new version also includes the special features:

Drifters directed by John Grierson, 1929, 39 minutes.
Billed alongside Battleship Potemkin at the London Film Society screening in 1929. Remastered with a newly commissioned score by Jason Singh.

Granton Trawler directed by John Grierson, 1934, 11 minutes.
The sequel to Drifters.

Trade Tattoo directed by Len Lye, 1937, 6 minutes.
An animation composed from off-cuts of EMB and GPO films, including Drifters and Night Mail.

North Sea directed by Harry Watt, 1938, 32 minutes.
A dramatisation of sailors fighting the brutality of the elements.

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