Old and New/The General Line
Staroye i novoye, feature film, USSR, 1929
DIRECTED BY: Sergej Ejzenštejn
Sergei M. Eisenstein,
This film tells the story of a peasant girl who fights against greed and superstition, and shows the effects of mechanization and collectivization on the Soviet farms. Eduard Tisse did the stunning camera work.
b/w, silent, 125'