Nikolay KHODATAYEV
Николай ХОДАТАЕВ
Nikolaï KHODATAEV
Zenon KOMISSARENKO
Зенон КОМИССАРЕНКО
Zenon KOMISSARENKO
Yuri MERKULOV
Юрий МЕРКУЛОВ
Youri MERKOULOV
USSR, 1924, 9mn 
Black and white, Without Words, animation
Mezhplanetnaya revolyutsiya
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Межпланетная революция

 

 Révolution interplanétaire

 Mezhplanetnaya revolyutsiya

 
Directed by : Nikolay KHODATAYEV (Николай ХОДАТАЕВ), Zenon KOMISSARENKO (Зенон КОМИССАРЕНКО), Yuri MERKULOV (Юрий МЕРКУЛОВ)
Writing credits : Nikolay KHODATAYEV (Николай ХОДАТАЕВ), Zenon KOMISSARENKO (Зенон КОМИССАРЕНКО), Yuri MERKULOV (Юрий МЕРКУЛОВ)
Cinematography : V. ALEKSEYEV (В. АЛЕКСЕЕВ)
Production design : Nikolay KHODATAYEV (Николай ХОДАТАЕВ), Zenon KOMISSARENKO (Зенон КОМИССАРЕНКО), Yuri MERKULOV (Юрий МЕРКУЛОВ)
Production : Mezjrabpom
 
Site : IMDb

Plot synopsis
A tale about Comrade Kominternov, the Red Army Warrior, who flew to Mars and vanquished all the capitalists on the planet. The film is a parody on the famous SF film "Aelita" from the same year.
 

Commentaries and bibliography
Le cosmos comme terrain de jeu : l’espace dans l’animation soviétique et russe, Birgit BEUMERS, Nina SPUTNITSKAYA, hal.archives-ouvertes.fr, 2019
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Soviet'SF on line festival, Lyon (France), 2021
- Fondation Jérôme Seydoux. L'âge d'or du cinéma muet russe (1908-1934), Paris (France), 2015
- Pordenone Silent Film Festival, Pordenone (Italy), 2013
- Festival "Polka. liberated cinema", Moscow (Russia), 2011

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