The Russian consumer

United States, 1968

Film
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Discusses the Russian consumer and the prices of the goods and housing availability. After decades of development at the expense of the consumer the Soviet economy now provides a higher standard of living, however, improvements remain out of reach of most of the peasants.

Credits

producer

Julien Bryan

production company

International Film Foundation

Language

English

Duration

00:12:28:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28115

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Consumers

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Soviet Union - Social life and customs

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Cost and standard of living

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Soviet Union - Economic conditions

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Soviet Union - Social conditions

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Consumers

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Cost and standard of living

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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