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Uniform Title Bronenoset︠s︡ "Potemkin" (Motion picture). English
Title Battleship Potemkin : from the series "The Year 1905" / produced by the 1st Studio of Goskino ; supervised by J.M. Bliokh ; script by N.F. Agadzhanova-Shutko ; director, S.M. Eisenstein
Published [Soviet Union] : 1st Studio of Goskino, 1925


Description 1 online resource (1 video file (69 min.)) : sound, black and white
Summary Odessa - 1905. Enraged with the deplorable conditions on board the armored cruiser Potemkin, the ship's loyal crew contemplates the unthinkable - mutiny. Seizing control of the Potemkin and raising the red flag of revolution, the sailors' revolt becomes the rallying point for a Russian populace ground under the boot heels of the Czar's Cossacks. When ruthless White Russian cavalry arrives to crush the rebellion on the sandstone Odessa Steps, the most famous and most quoted film sequence in cinema history is born
Analysis Early Film
European/Baltic Studies
Foreign Language Film
Notes Originally released as a motion picture in 1925
Includes the original 1926 Edmund Meisel score, performed by the Deutsches Filmorchestra Babelsberg and conducted by Helmut Imig
2005 restoration by Enno Patalas and Anna Bohn in association with the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv, Filmmuseum Berlin-Deutsche Kinemathek, the British Film Institute and Gosfilmkino
Credits Cinematographer, Eduard Tisse; music score, Edmund Meisel
Notes Silent film with music soundtrack; English intertitles
Subject Bronenoset︠s︡ "Potemkin" -- Drama
Russia. Voennyĭ flot -- Officers -- Drama
Bronenoset︠s︡ "Potemkin"
Russia. Voennyĭ flot
Mutiny -- Russia -- Drama
Cruisers (Warships) -- Drama
Sailors -- Russia -- Drama
Streaming video.
Internet videos.
streaming video.
Cruisers (Warships)
Armed Forces -- Officers
Russia -- History -- Revolution, 1905-1907 -- Drama
Odesa (Ukraine) -- Drama
Ukraine -- Odesa
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Internet videos
Feature films
Fiction films
Historical films
Silent films
War films
War films.
Historical films.
Silent films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Internet videos.
Films historiques.
Films muets.
Films de fiction.
Vidéos sur Internet.
Form Streaming video
Author Eisenstein, Sergei, 1898-1948, film director.
Bliokh, I︠A︡kov, 1895-1957, supervisor.
Agadzhanova, Nina Ferdinandovna, 1889-1974, screenwriter.
Tissė, Ėduard, 1897-1961, director of photography
Meisel, Edmund, 1894-1930, composer (expression)
Imig, Helmut, 1941- conductor.
Other Titles Also known as: Sergei Eisenstein's Battleship Potemkin