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Culture news, 24.10.2002 18:05

The silent film "Berlin. The symphony of the big city" in "Pushkinskaya-10"

The silent film In "Pushkinskaya-10" today the silent film "Berlin. The symphony of the big city" will be carried out accompanied by electronic improvisations

In Ņechno-Art-Centre in "Pushkinskaya-10" in the framework of the St.-Petersburg autumn photomarathon today at 17.00 film of Walter Ruttman "Berlin. The symphony of the big city" (1922-1927) with a new soundtrack will be shown - as live soundtrack Dmitry Shubin's musical improvisations will sound.

Film of Walter Ruttman "Berlin. The symphony of the big city" is included in classics of world cinema. The premiere of this film was held in 1927, the film-audience at once has noted courageous experiment of the director: the feverish rhythm of life in a megapolis was expressed with the help of the special engineering of installation and exact documentary shooting. As well as all films of that time, "Berlin. The symphony of the big city" was not accompanied by a sound track though its name sends to an opportunity of musical support.

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