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Also known as January Uprising in Kiev in 1918 in the United Kingdom
(1929) Soviet
B&W : Feature film
Directed by Aleksandr Dovzhenko

Cast: Semyon Svashenko [Timosh, the Ukranian], Amvrosi Buchma [laughing-gas soldier], Georgii Khorkov [Red Army soldier], Dmitri Erdman [German officer], Sergei Petrov [German soldier], M. Mikhailovski [a nationalist], A. Yevdakov [Tzar Nikolas II], Luciano Albertini [Raffaele], N. Kuchinski, F. Merlatti (O. Merlatti), Nikolai Nademski, Pyotr Masokha, T. Wagner, B. Zagorski

W.U.F.K.U. production. / Scenario by Alexander Dovzhenko. Cinematography by Daniel Demutzki. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The film was released in the USA on 9 November 1929. / Silent film.


Survival status: Print exists [16mm reduction positive].

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Listing updated: 7 May 2009.

References: Bohn-Light pp. xxv, 151, 152, 154; Lahue-Collecting p. 32; Leish-Cinema p. 41; Limbacher-Feature p. 11; Youngblood-Soviet pp. 195, 209-210, 211, 317 : Website-IMDb.

Home video: DVD.

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