About

A cameraman wanders around Moscow, Kharkov, Kiev and Odessa with a camera slung over his shoulder, documenting urban life with dazzling invention.

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Directed by

Dziga Vertov

Written by

Dziga Vertov (Writer)

Runtime

68 minutes

Country

Ukraine

Language

Russian

Tagline

The Greatest Documentary Ever Made

Cast

Keywords

silent film experimental soviet union 1920s cameraman soviet realism

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