Call number: DVD-1496


EIZENSHTEIN, Sergei
Staroe i novoe (General´naia liniia) [The Old and the New (The General Line)]

Sovkino 1929; released 7 November 1929
Screenplay Sergei Eizenshtein, Grigorii Aleksandrov
Photography Eduard Tisse, Vladimir Nil´sen, Vladimir Popov
Production design Vasilii Kovrigin, Vasilii Rakhal´s
Music (1997) Taras Buevskii
Music performed by Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester, Berlin, conducted by Frank Strobel

Marfa					Marfa Lapkina
Her son					M. Ivanin
Tractor driver    			Konstantin Vasil´ev
Secretary of the milk cooperative  	Vasilii Buzenkov
Miroshkin, the teacher			Nezhnikov
The butcher				Chukhmarev
Komsomolets				I. Iudin
Witch					E. Sukhareva
Priest					G. Matvei
131 minutes
Silent with added musical score, Russian titles, with optional German subtitles

AND

Die verschiedenen Gesichter des Sergej Eisenstein [The Different Faces of Sergei Eizenshtein]
Selbstfilm für ZDF/ Arte, 1997
Directors Oksana Bulgakova and Dietmar Hochmuth
Photography Dieter Chill, Vladimir Grechishkin
Narrator Manfred Karge
Music Dunaevskii, Eisler, Los Panchos, Meisel, Mosolov, Pärt, Popov, Ruttmann, Shnitke, Stravinskii

57 minutes
In German

DVD
Region code All
Aspect ratio 4:3
Languages Optional German subtitles on General´naia liniia
Features Reconstruction with new music score
Die verschiedenen Gesichter des Sergej Eisenstein (see above)
Illustrated booklet
Source Absolut Medien. Arte Edition

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