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Stanford, CA: Classics of Soviet Cinema, 1927 -

PostThu Jan 25, 2018 10:19 am

https://events.stanford.edu/events/733/73313/

Film Series: Classics of Soviet Cinema, 1927 - 1938

Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium
Sponsored by:
Cantor Arts Center, Hoover Institution

January 25
October (Ten Days that Shook the World)
Director: Sergei Eisenstein
Running time: 95 minutes
Silent with music. English title cards.
Introduction by Karla Oeler, Associate Professor, Film and Media Studies, Department of Art & Art History at Stanford University

Before each film screening the speaker will briefly introduce the film and filmmaker. After the screening, the speaker will invite and answer questions from the audience. This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Crown under the Hammer: Russia, Romanovs, Revolution, on view in the Ruth Levison Halperin Gallery at Cantor Arts Center and at the Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion from October 18, 2017 - March 4, 2018.

OTHER FILMS IN THE SERIES:
February 1
The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty
Director: Esfir Shub
Running time: 90 minutes
Silent with music.
Introduction by Srdan Keca, Assistant Professor, Documentary Film MFA Program, Department of Art & Art History at Stanford University

February 8
Man with a Movie Camera
Director: Dziga Vertov
Running time: 68 minutes
Silent with music.
Introduction by Usha Iyer, Assistant Professor, Film and Media Studies, Department of Art & Art History at Stanford University

February 15
Lenin in October
Directors: Mikhail Romm and Dmitri Vasilyev
Running time: 93 minutes
Russian language with English subtitles.
Introduction by Bertrand Patenaude, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution at Stanford University

When:
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - February 15, 2018
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where:
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium

Admission:

Free and open to the public. Advance registration is not required. Program starts at 6PM. Doors open at 5:30pm.
Greta de Groat
Unsung Divas of the Silent Screen
http://www.stanford.edu/~gdegroat

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