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Opening Night Screening: Films of the Revolution/Revolutionary Films: "Battleship Potemkin"

Event Type
Film Screening
REEEC; School of Literatures, Cultures, and Linguistics; Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities; Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Spurlock Museum (600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL 61801)
Sep 14, 2017   7:30 pm  
Free and open to the public.
Originating Calendar
Russian, E. European & Eurasian Center: Films

Drawn from the classic Soviet repertoire, the films in this series will be screened over the course of a month and a half, with an introduction and post-film discussion to accompany each one.


Film: "Battleship Potemkin / Bronenosets Potemkin" (dir. Eisenstein, USSR, 1925) 


Introduction by Lilya Kaganovsky (Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures, and Comparative and World Literature)


*Doors open at 7:30, Screening begins at 8:00*


Part of a series of events in the 2017-2018 academic year called "1917: Ten Days that shook the world / 2017: Ten Days that shake the campus"

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