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Battleship Potemkin

[cert PG, 74 mins]

What started as a protest strike when a battleship's
crew was given rotten meat for dinner ended in a riot.
The sailors raised the red flag and tried to ignite
revolution.

Russian black and white poster showing a battleship

Director: Sergei Eisenstein

Starring: Aleksandr Antonov, Grigori Aleksandrov, Vladimir Barsky

Level: AS, A2, Dip 3, Scottish Highers

Subjects: English, Film Studies, History, Media Studies

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