ARSENAL

A film by Aleksandr Dovzhenko

Cast : Amvrosi Buchma, Semyon Svashenko

1929 / drama / Russie / original title : ARSENAL / 88’ / status : completed / Silent with music / long feature-film / International catalog

In 1918, demobilized soldier Timosh returns to Kiev during a celebration of Ukrainian freedom. He soon challenges the
authorities by urging the workers of the Arsenal to fight for the Revolution.

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Press

“Represents the summit of Soviet cinema and remains one of the most poetic and visually beautiful of all Russian films.”

Chicago Tribune

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