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A lot has been written approximately Soviet literature and its political value within the years following the October Revolution, yet little has been written concerning the cinema within the similar context. And but in 1922 Lenin stated, 'Of the entire arts, for us the cinema is the main important.' What did he suggest? This booklet seems to be on the Soviet cinema in its formative interval from the political perspective, studying either the angle of the specialists in the direction of the cinema and the particular use to which the cinema used to be positioned. It demonstrates how, even on the peak of the 'Golden period of the Soviet film', the Bolsheviks again and again didn't organise the cinema effectively as an efficient propaganda weapon. The ebook offers an illuminating heritage of the political background of the Soviet cinema within the twenties opposed to which its most renowned movies could be re-examined.

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