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Part 4: Onward to the Shining Future: Communism

TARASOV, Vladimir
Vpered, vremia! [Time Forward]
Soiuzmul´tfil´m, 1977
Script V. Larin, Based on the poems of Vladimir Maiakovskii and the advertisements Maiakovskii created during NEP with Aleksandr Rodchenko
Photography Kabul Rasulov
Production Design Nikolai Koshkin

17:47 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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VERTOV, Dziga
Sovetskie igrushki [Soviet Toys]
Goskino (Kul´tkino), 1924
Script Dziga Vertov, based on the political caricatures of V. Deni which appeared in Pravda
Animators Aleksandr Ivanov, I. Beliakov
Photography A. Dorn

10:44 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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KHODATAEV, Nikolai, KHODATAEVA, Ol´ga, BRUMBERG, Valentina and BRUMBERG, Zinaida
Samoedskii mal´chik [Samoed Boy]
Tret´ia fabrika Sovkino, 1928; sound version made by N. Bravko, 1931
Script Nikolai Khodataev, Ol´ga Khodataeva, Valentina Brumberg, Zinaida Brumberg
Production Design Nikolai Khodataev, Ol´ga Khodataeva, Valentina Brumberg, Zinaida Brumberg
Animator V. Semenov
Music L. Polovinkin

7:02 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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KHODATAEV, Nikolai
Organchik [The Music Box] [Little Music Box]
Fabrika khudozhestvennoi mul´tiplikatsii Moskovskogo Kino-kombinata, 1934; released 31 October 1934
Script A. Gaiamov, Nikolai Khodataev, based on episodes from Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin's works 'Povest´ o gorode Glupove i ego obitateliakh' and 'Pompadury i Pompadurshi'
Photography N. Emanov
Production design G. Echesistov, Nikolai Khodataev, Daniil Cherkes
Music G. Lobachev

20:18 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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VERTOV, Dziga
Leninskaia kinopravda [Lenin's Kino Pravda]
Proizvodstvo Kul´tkino, 21 January 1925

extract, 0.53 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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Chto skazal XII s´´ezd Partii o kooperatsii [Results of the XII Party Congress (on Cooperation)]
c. 1925
Script
Photography
Production Design
Music

3:51 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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BABICHENKO, Dmitrii, AMAL´RIK, Leonid and POLKOVNIKOV, Vladimir
Pobednyi marshrut [Victorious Destination]
Soiuzmul´tfil´m, 1939
Script N. Petrov
Photography D. Karetnyi
Production Design P. Bazhenov, K. Urbetis
Music A. Aksenov, Konstantin Listov
Song lyrics Aleksandr Zharov

6:45 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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BABICHENKO, Dmitrii
Boevye stranitsy [Pages of War] [War Chronicles]
Soiuzmul´tfil´m, 1939
Script M. Kossovskii, Dmitrii Babichenko
Photography K. Krylova
Production Design Grigorii Kozlov, A. Bazhenov
Animators I. Kovalenko, Roman Davydov, D. Kliuev, Lev Zhdanov, L. Lukachevskii, I. Irtenev, P. Fedorov
Music A. Aksenov

8:59 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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SARKISIAN, Perch
Goriachii kamen´ [A Hot Stone]
Soiuzmul´tfil´m, 1965
Script Anatolii Aleksin, based on the story by Arkadii Gaidar
Photography N. Klimova
Production Design Perch Sarkisian
Animators Erast Meladze, Oleg Safronov, Anatolii Petrov, G. Chernikova, Mikhail Pershin, Sofiia Mitrofanova, Viktor Shevkov, S. Zhutovskaia, Konstantin Chikin, Vladimir Krumin, Tat´iana Kazantseva, L. Popov, Iurii Butyrin
Music Aleksei Nikolaev
Voices Lev Sverdlin, Mariia Voinogradova, Klara Rumianova

16:37 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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KOVALEVSKAIA, Inessa
Pesni ognennykh let [Songs of the Years of Fire]
Soiuzmul´tfil´m, 1971
Animations of songs of the Civil War including "Tachanka", "Meadowlands" (Poliushka Pole), and "White Army, Black Baron" (Krasnaia Armia-Chernyi Baron)
Script Inessa Kovalevskaia, Irina Kriakova
Photography Elena Petrova
Production Design Il´dar Urmanche
Music Evgenii Botiraov, Vladimir Krivtsov

18:36 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

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AKSENCHUK, Ivan
Plius elektrifikatsiia [Plus Electrification]
Soiuzmul´tfil´m, 1972
Script Al´bert Sazhin
Photography N. Klimova
Production Design Boris Akulinichev
Animators Nikolai Fedorov, Mikhail Pershin, Oleg Safronov, Mstislav Kuprach, Iosif Kuroian
Music Iurii Saul´skii

8:58 minutes
In Russian with optional English subtitles

On 4 DVDs

DVD This is DVD 4
Region code All
Aspect ratio 4:3
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Film overview, directed and produced by Joan Borsten: commentators on Disc 4, 'Onward to the Shining Future: Communism', 30 minutes, are Igor´ Kokarev, Professor of Film Sociology, Russian State Film School; Fedor Khitruk, director and animator, Soiuzmul´tfil´m; Vladimir Tarasov, director and animator, Soiuzmul´tfil´m; and Boris Efimov, satirist, artist and writer
Source Jove Film

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