Russia: an introduction

United Kingdom, 1969

Film
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An introduction to Russian history from Peter the Great to the October Revolution. It also surveys the geography of this vast land, contemporary life in the country and cities and we visit the two main cities of Moscow and Leningrad.

Credits

production company

Gateway Film Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:20:10:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28112

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Geography

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Leningrad (R.S.F.S.R.)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Moscow (R.S.F.S.R.)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

History → History

History → Monarchy, Russian

History → Russia - History

History → Soviet Union - History - Revolution, 1917-1921

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Geography

Places → Leningrad (R.S.F.S.R.)

Places → Moscow (R.S.F.S.R.)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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