Man With A Movie Camera


September 21, 2017

3.0 13 x
With no story and no actors, the film simply follows a man travelling around a city with a camera slung over his shoulder, documenting urban life with dazzling invention. Part documentary and part cinematic art, this film follows a city in the 1920s Soviet Union throughout the day, from morning to night. Directed by Dziga Vertov, with a variety of complex and innovative camera shots, the film depicts scenes of ordinary daily life in Russia. Vertov celebrates the modernity of the city, with its...