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Man With a Movie Camera


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Man With a Movie Camera 1929 U

67 mins Director. Dziga Vertov

An extraordinary montage of urban Russian life in 1929, showing the people of the city at work and at play, and the machines that keep the city going. It was Dziga Vertov's first full-length film, and he used all the techniques - dissolves, split screen, slow motion and freeze-frames - to produce an exhilarating and intellectually brilliant feature. With new score by Michael Nyman.

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Dziga Vertov


Mikhail Kaufman


Classics Documentary


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U Contains funeral and childbirth images





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