Jisc MediaHub

Educational and Television Films Ltd

Chronicle of October 1917

thumbnail image

Soviet film detailing the events leading up to and the night of the October Revolution 1917. Note that dates are given in the Julian calendar with the Gregorian calendar translation in brackets. Also, both Petrograd and Leningrad are used, appropriate to date of footage.

dc:identifier
000-00002645
dc:source
Educational and Television Films Ltd
dc:title
Chronicle of October 1917
dc:type
MovingImage
mhub:credit
Script: I. Bessarabov Camera: V. Lovkov General Editor N. Persidskaya Editor of Cinema Chronicle: L. Shirokova Sound editor: V. Georgievskaya [Original Russian Commentator: A. Khlebnikov] Editor: M. Kiseleva Graphic illustrations: V. Koltsov Camera: S. Davydov
dc:description
Soviet film detailing the events leading up to and the night of the October Revolution 1917. Note that dates are given in the Julian calendar with the Gregorian calendar translation in brackets. Also, both Petrograd and Leningrad are used, appropriate to date of footage.
dc:subject
Monarchy
Collectivism
Political leadership
Revolutions
Oppression
Russia
Peasantry
USSR
Armed forces
Political conflicts