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Solovki Labour Camps, 1927-28

Vlast Solovetskaya. Svidetelstva i dokumenty

Directed by A.A. Cherkasov
Soviet Union, 1928
Silent, Documentary

Synopsis

Soviet film that represents life in Solovki as if wasn’t a forced labour camp but a sanatorium. The Solovetsky Islands were the site of the first Soviet forced labour camps, the SLON (Solovetsky special purpose camp), which held mostly political prisoners.

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Solovki Labour Camps, 1927-28 Directed by A.A. Cherkasov