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Battleship Potemkin

DFI Cinema

Feature Narrative / Russian Federation / 1925 / Black & White
In Russian / Arabic, English subtitles
Rated: Mature subject matter which may not be suitable for minors. Parental guidance is strongly advised.Individuals under the age of 15 are not admitted into cinemas.

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In the midst of the Russian Revolution of 1905, the crew of the battleship Potemkin mutiny against the brutal, tyrannical regime of the vessel's officers. The resulting street demonstration in Odessa brings on a police massacre. A technical masterpiece, 'Battleship Potemkin' is Soviet cinema at its finest, and its montage editing techniques remain influential to this day.

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