Sunday, 19 July 2009
Pudovkin's The End of St. Petersburg 1927
The second Pudovkin feature from the 1929 season at the Cambridge Film Guild.
The End of St. Petersburg is a 1927 silent film directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and produced by Mezhrabpom. Commissioned to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the October Revolution, The End of St Petersburg was to be Pudovkin's most famous film and secured his place as one of the foremost Soviet montage film directors. Read more on Senses Of Cinema.