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Stride, Soviet

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 5 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Dziga Vertov


After his Kino-Eye--Life Caught Unawares was awarded a silver medal at the World Exhibition in Paris, Dziga Vertov was commissioned by the Soviet government to make two documentaries, of which Stride, Soviet was the first. Stride, Soviet is Vertov's documentary exploration of the various layers of Moscow society on the ten-year anniversary of the Revolution. The film reveals the continuing class-based nature of Soviet society through a series of montages of city life. The film is very critical of Soviet...more