October: Ten Days that Shook the World

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
The Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd.

Join the Department of Russian and Slavic Studies for a special film series at the Loft Cinema to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the Russian Revolution. This is event is FREE and open to the public.

Monday, October 16th - 7:00PM 

October: Ten Days that Shook the World (1928) 

A re-telling of the revolutionary events that rocked the Russian imperial capital of St. Petersburg in 1917, Sergei Eisenstein's film is notable for its documentary aesthetic and dramatic uses of montage technique. Professor Douglas Weiner, a Russian specialist in the UA Department of History, will give an introduction to the film and lead a discussion afterward. 

In Russian with English subtitles.