Fragment of an Empire
IMDb: 7.3 1929 96 min 2240 views
Fragment of an Empire is an extraordinarily impressive classic and the epitome of the Soviet propaganda film. It tells the a story of a Russian ...
IMDb: 7.5 1929 65 min 4020 views
The protagonist, a lazy pen-pusher, gets the sack for his bureaucratic idleness, and learns that the way back into the job market depends on ...
Aelita: Queen of Mars
IMDb: 6.6 1924 111 min 5792 views
Aelita: Queen of Mars (Аэлита) is a 1924 Soviet sci-fi film directed by Yakov Protazanov. The film is based on the eponymous novel by Alexi ...
The House on Trubnaya
IMDb: 7.3 1928 85 min 2957 views
The House on Trubnaya is one of the finest silent films to come out of the Soviet Union in the late 1920s. It’s a prime example of the ...
The General Line
IMDb: 7.2 1929 121 min 2419 views
Also known as The Old and the New (Staroye i Novoye), The General Line illustrates Lenin’s stated imperative that the nation move from agrarian ...
Moscow That Weeps and Laughs
IMDb: 7.3 1927 86 min 2505 views
Young and beautiful girl (Anna Sten), lives near Moscow, earning a living making hats for a fashion store in Moscow. Due to the requirements of ...
The Murder of General Gryaznov
IMDb: 5.9 1921 50 min 2110 views
Revolutionary uprising of Georgian laborers in 1905.
IMDb: 7.6 1925 89 min 4614 views
Strike is director, Sergei Eisenstein’s first feature film and is a true masterpiece of world cinema. In it, Eisenstein gave full vent to ...
IMDb: 7.2 1924 78 min 2680 views
This landmark documentary by cinematic visionary, Dziga Vertov, promotes his then new filmmaking movement of the same name – Kino Eye ...
IMDb: 6.8 1926 63 min 2668 views
Soviet film based on Nikolai Gogol stories “Nevsky Prospekt” and “The Overcoat”.
The Cigarette Girl of Mosselprom
IMDb: 6.9 1924 78 min 2169 views
As she works in her tedious office job, Maria Ivanovna dreams about being married, and she has particular hopes that her co-worker Nikodim ...
Storm Over Asia
IMDb: 7.1 1928 127 min 2359 views
In 1918 a young and simple Mongol herdsman and trapper is cheated out of a valuable fox fur by a European capitalist fur trader. Ostracized from ...
The New Babylon
IMDb: 7.4 1929 120 min 2389 views
In the early days of the industrial revolution, a young shop worker falls in love with a soldier before he goes off to war.
The Last Attraction
IMDb: 6.9 1929 71 min 2179 views
A travelling circus troupe during the Civil War. A kommissar tries to transfer the wagon into an agit-prop van. The Whites conquer the town. The ...
The End of St. Petersburg
IMDb: 7.3 1927 80 min 2973 views
The End of St. Petersburg (Russian: Конец Санкт-Петербурга, translit. Konets Sankt-Peterburga) is a 1927 silent film directed by Vsevolod ...
Bed and Sofa
IMDb: 7.5 1927 95 min 3337 views
Russian writer/director Abram Room never again made anything as good–or as highly individual–as his 1927 silent film Bed and Sofa. In ...
IMDb: 7.2 1929 87 min 3598 views
Set in the bleak aftermath and devastation of the World War I, a recently demobbed soldier, Timosh, returns to his hometown Kiev, after having ...
The Adventures of the Little Chinese
IMDb: 5.0 1928 24 min 2284 views
Prikliouchenia Kitaïtchat (The Adventures of the little Chinese, 1928, directed by Maria Benderskaya). “…Within the initiatory ...
The Captain’s Daughter
IMDb: 5.9 1928 86 min 2769 views
An adaptation of Pushkin’s historical novel about the Pugachev’s Rebellion in 1773–1774.
October (Ten Days that Shook the World)
IMDb: 7.4 1928 94 min 3628 views
October is Sergei M. Eisenstein’s docu-drama about the 1917 October Revolution in Russia. Made ten years after the events and edited in ...
IMDb: 7.5 1926 89 min 3348 views
Mother is an early revolutionary cinema classic by famed director, Vsevolod Pudovkin. The film tells the story of a family split apart by a ...
By the Law
IMDb: 7.8 1926 80 min 2674 views
A five-person team of gold prospectors in the Yukon has just begun to enjoy great success when one of the members snaps, and suddenly kills two ...
IMDb: 8.0 1926 75 min 8585 views
Battleship Potemkin (Броненосец «Потёмкин» / Bronenosets Potyomkin) is a 1925 Soviet film directed by Sergei Eisenstein. It is widely considered ...
Man with a Movie Camera
IMDb: 8.4 1929 68 min 4008 views
Man with a Movie Camera (Человек с кино-аппаратом / Chelovek s kino-apparatom) is a 1929 Soviet documentary, directed by Dziga Vertov. In 2012, a ...