Call number: DVD-47


VERTOV, Dziga
Chelovek s kinoapparatom [The Man with the Movie Camera]

VUFKU, Kiev, 1928; released, Kiev, 8 January 1929; Moscow, 9 April 1929
Opyt kino-peredachi zritel´nykh iavlenii bez pomoshchi stsenariia (fil´ma bez stsenariia); bez pomoshchi teatra (fil´ma bez akterov, dekoratsii i t.d.)
Avtor-rukovoditel´ ekzperimenta: Dziga Vertov
Assistant editor: Elizaveta Svilova
Photography: Mikhail Kaufman

Film without intertitles
69 minutes

DVD
Region code 2
Aspect ratio
Languages
Features Biographies of Vertov and Mikhail and Boris Kaufman; two posters designed for the film by the Stenberg Brothers
The DVD special edition contains three soundtracks:
VERSION ONE has a soundtrack score written and performed by the Alloy Orchestra following the music instructions writen by Vertov, music and film research and annotation by Yuri Tsivian, music produced by Paolo Cherchi Usai for the Pordenone Silent Film Festival
VERSION TWO has a new soundtrack score performed by In The Nursery, written by Klive and Nigel Humberstone, concert, bass flutes and piccolo by Henrik Linnemann, licensed by ITN, commissioned by the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television and Phoenix Arts with support from Yorkshire and Humberside Arts;
VERSION THREE has voiceover commentary by Yuri Tsivian
Source British Film Institute


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