Based on the historical events the movie tells the story of a riot at the battleship Potemkin. What started as a protest strike when the crew was given rotten meat for dinner ended in a riot. The sailors raised the red flag and tried to ignite the revolution in their home port Odessa.
(Plot summary written by Konstantin Dlutskii
Runtime original: 01:15:00
Runtime at 90to5: 00:05:00
Writer: Nina Agadzhanova (script), Sergei M. Eisenstein, Nikolai Aseyev (intertitles), Sergei Tretyakov (intertitles)
Editor: Sergei M. Eisenstein, Grigori Aleksandrov
90to5 Editor: Cadu Medina
90to5 Editor Website: CaduMedina.com
90to5 Editor Bio: Video Editor & Sound Designer
A technical masterpiece, Battleship Potemkin is Soviet cinema at its finest, and its montage editing techniques remain influential to this day.