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The Last Bolshevik

Author: Alexander MedvedkinAlfred SchnittkeMichael KustowChris MarkerArt Institute of Chicago. Video Data Bank.All authors
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Video Data Bank, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on the life and work of the Russian film director Alexander Medvedkin, this two-part tribute from one filmmaker to another is an archaeological expedition into cinema history revealing an anguished exploration of what Communism in the former Soviet Union meant. Includes reminiscences of Medvedkin by critics and contemporaries and clips from many of his films.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Alexander Medvedkin; Alexander Medvedkin
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Medvedkin; Alfred Schnittke; Michael Kustow; Chris Marker; Art Institute of Chicago. Video Data Bank.; Films de l'Astrophore.; Channel Four (Great Britain); SEPT (Television station : France)
OCLC Number: 78768132
Notes: Biographical documentary.
Some dialogue in Russian, with English subtitles ; English narration.
Credits: Writer, editor and director, Chris Marker ; producer, Michael Kustow ; music by Alfred Schnittke, et al.
Description: 1 videocassette (116 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: produced for Arte/La Sept, Channel 4 Television by Les Films de L'Astrophore [and others].

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Based on the life and work of the Russian film director Alexander Medvedkin, this two-part tribute from one filmmaker to another is an archaeological expedition into cinema history revealing an anguished exploration of what Communism in the former Soviet Union meant. Includes reminiscences of Medvedkin by critics and contemporaries and clips from many of his films.

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