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17 Ratings

A Fragment of Empire

Oblomok imperii

Directed by Fridrikh Ermler
Soviet Union, 1929
Drama

Synopsis

Story of a man who loses his memory during the Russian Revolution and regains it 10 years later in St. Petersburg.

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A Fragment of Empire Directed by Fridrikh Ermler

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  • FISCHER's rating of the film A Fragment of Empire

    Superbe chef-d'oeuvre ponctué de quelques scènes-choc inoubliables (un Christ crucifié portant un masque à gaz, le soldat mourant de soif et se désaltérant aux mamelles d'une chienne qui allaite) L'écriture cinématographique est d'un modernisme et d'une richesse rares, attisés par le puissant courant révolutionnaire de l'époque... www.cinefiches.com