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Posted On November 15, 2016By TilIn Documentary, Music

Man with a Movie Camera (1929)

This playful film is at once a documentary of a day in the life of the Soviet Union, a documentary of the filming of said documentary, and a depiction of an audience watching the film. Even the editing of the film is documented. We often see the cameraman who is purportedly making the film, but we rarely, if ever, see any of the footage he seems to be in the act of shooting! (Plot summary written by Written by George S. Davis)   Director: Writer: Editor: Dziga Vertov, Elizaveta SvilovaRead More