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Soviet Propaganda film

Film | Accession Number: 2000.621.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2527 | Film ID: 2304

This two reel "agitka" (short propaganda film) was one of the first produced by the Soviet regime. Made in 1919 to show to Red Army troops, often on trains, the film tells the tale of a Jew who survives a pogrom and becomes a leader in the Red Army.

Image
Film Title
Comrade Abram
Duration
00:17:50
Date
Event:  1919
Production: 
Locale
Soviet Union
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Feature.
Propaganda.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of The National Center for Jewish Film at Brandeis University
 
Record last modified: 2020-02-04 10:39:37
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